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Item Number LVSAV1984.118 Item Type Object
Item Name oil lamp Quantity of Item 1
Classification Young's Lamps Associated Date 1880 c.
Description Young's Paraffin Light & Mineral Oil Company Ltd utility table or hanging lamp. Plated Iron with flat wick "Young's Radiant Burner" poor condition, circa 1880. Plain, undecorated tinplate lantern, with a tinplate reservoir bearing a brass plate embossed 'Young's Paraffin Light and Mineral Oil Co Ltd. Trade Mark' It has a tall cowling with fluted top and a hanging ring. The lamp is damaged and appears to be missing its external glass. The brass winding wheel of the single flat wick burner is embossed "Young's Radiant Burner".
Institution Almond Valley Heritage Trust
Geographic Location
Associated Organisations
Young's Paraffin Light & Mineral Oil Company Ltd
Associated Places
Clissold Street Lamp Works
Birmingham
Associated People

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