A Fine Vintage Miner's Lamp, By E. Thomas & Williams, Dated 1947.
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A Fine Vintage Miner's Lamp, By E. Thomas & Williams, Dated 1947.:
Click Here. Double your traffic. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Welsh, dating from the first half of the last century - dated 1934 / 1947.
This fine example appears unsued, with no signs of wear etc. - possible stored for many years.
Of brass, aluminium and steel construction - complete with safety glass.
The solid brass screw mounting burner / fuel reservoir assembly is locked via a hasp and staple arrangement. The pierced central ring is adjustable - air flow controlled by rotation of the ring.
Each component is clearly stamped with the maker's mark. The maker's embossed trade badge is dated 1947, the burner dated 1934 - see images 4 & 10.
This example is complete with hinged suspension hook.
Overall height, hook lowered - 11 1/2" (292mm).
Very good, period condition - no repairs.
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