Lamp, hurricane; Gremlin; [?]; CT4025

Name/Title

Lamp, hurricane

About this object

Hurricane lamp; a large oil/kerosene[?] lamp consisting of a wick enclosed within a glass chamber, surrounded by wire holders. The chamber sits atop a fuel container with a wick adjuster. The lamp has a long, wire carrying handle.

Maker

Gremlin

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal; processed material, glass.

Inscription and Marks

Embossed: 'GREMLIN / MADE IN ENGLAND'

Measurements

h 320mm x l 172mm x w 136mm

Subject and Association Keywords

building construction, illumination. lighting

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT4025

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