Hurricane Candle Lamp; J&R Oldfield Ltd; 1916; RX.1975.75.1

Name/Title

Hurricane Candle Lamp

About this object

A rectangle shaped container housing a Wax Candle looking like a coach lantern.

Maker

J&R Oldfield Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1916

Period

1910s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, West Midlands, Birmingham

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass
processed material, wax

Inscription and Marks

Oval badge with:
J&R OLDFIELD Ltd
MAKERS
1916
BIRMINGHAM

Top of the same panel has another plate (rectangular) marked as 'USE 1/2 CANDLES ONLY'

Measurements

h 415mm x w 145mm x d 150mm
wt 2233g

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.1975.75.1

Rights

All rights reserved

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candle
light

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