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Pocket Lamp Patent Model

Pocket Lamp Patent Model

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Object Name
lamp, pocket
match safe
date made
1869
patent date
1869-06-29
inventor
Erpelding, John
Huttmann, William E.
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
place patented
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
steel (threaded annular flange or ring in case for wick tube material)
tinned sheet iron (perforated lining material)
yarn, wool (wick material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 3.175 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
DL.251461
catalog number
251461
patent number
91,833
accession number
48890
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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