Lamp, Policeman's; c late 1890s; CT01.4005.3

Name/Title

Lamp, Policeman's

About this object

Policeman's lamp; a 'bullseye' type policeman's lamp, with a small oil/kerosene burner inside, and a conical chimney. Hinged door at front, with a hole where a glass lens would have been. Dates to the late 1890s.

Date Made

c late 1890s

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Measurements

h 185mm x l 140mm x w 80mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

criminology, criminal justice administration, police. detectives. constabulary.

Credit Line

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

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT01.4005.3

Copyright Licence  

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