Torch; Eveready; CT01.4030.1a

Name/Title

Torch

About this object

Torch; a metal and plastic torch, made in Hong Kong by Eveready. The body of the torch is made of a light metal, and has a screw-on cap at the end where batteries would be inserted. Riveted to the metal tube is a red on/off switch, and a red Eveready maker's plate. The head of the torch features a glass lens surrounded with red plastic.

Maker

Eveready

Maker Role

Maker

Place Made

Asia, China, Hong Kong

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass
processed material, synthetic, plastic

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on end: "EVEREADY / TRADE MARK / MADE IN HONG KONG"

Measurements

l 175mm x di 55mm
Small

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

CT01.4030.1a

Copyright Licence  

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