Panther Bicycle Lamp
REF: 01/1926 / LA314499
A Carbide Cylinder bicycle lamp. Powell and Hanmer Birmingham. Drip feeding water onto calcium carbide produces an acetylene gas which was then burned in the nozzle. There were no mantles necessary as the lamp had a large reflector. The glass is clean and crack free.
Bridport Antiques has clarified that the Panther Bicycle Lamp (LA314499) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Edwardian
In good condition.
Early 20th Century
Date of Manufacture:
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