Miner's Safety Lamp

Miner's Safety Lamp

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Description (Brief)
This safety lamp was manufactured by Friemann and Wolf of Zwickau, Germany, in 1926. This safety lamp was one of employed a glass enclosure, wire gauze on the top-interior, and a metal bonnet exterior to protect the flame. This lamp typifies one of the most popular and effective Friemann and Wolf designs.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 in; 35.56 cm x 11.43 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
AG.MHI-MN-7865A
catalog number
MHI-MN-7865A
accession number
240639
Credit Line
Mine Safety Appliances Company
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Natural Resources
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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