Miner’s Safety Lamp

Description (Brief):

The American Safety Lamp & Mine Supply Company hired M.D. Cremer of England to produce this lamp around 1913. M.D. Cremer, a former director of the Wolf Safety Lamp Company in England started the Cremer Lamp and Engineering Company in 1913 to produce lamps by contract from other firms. This safety lamp features a glass enclosure, double wire gauze on the top-interior, and a metal bonnet exterior to protect the flame.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: George J. Titler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AG.MHI-MN-9768Catalog Number: MHI-MN-9768Accession Number: 304880

Object Name: lamp, safety, miningmining lamp

Measurements: overall: 14 in x 4 in x 3 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.89 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-d19c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_872579

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