Pocket Lamp Patent Model

Date Made: 1856Patent Date: 1856-12-09

Inventor: Hervey, Horace L.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, QuincyAssociated Place: United States: Illinois, Quincy

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.251761Catalog Number: 251761Patent Number: 16,180Accession Number: 48890

Object Name: lamp, pocketOther Terms: Lighter, Pocket; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: tinned sheet iron (case material)brass (match holder, wick tube or socket, snuffer cap, catch material)steel (torsion spring material)sandpaper (sandpaper material)Measurements: overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 3.4925 cm x 9.2075 cm x 8.255 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6ffb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_307747

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