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Aladdin table lamp (1)

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Large paraffin table lamp complete with a tall narrow glass chimney. The design incorporates a central draught mechanism and an incandescant mantle. The wick can be adjusted via a turning knob on the side.

 

This model was made in the UK, for use with Lox-on mantle and Lox-on chimney.

Place of Production:
London
Materials/Media:
nickel plate, cotton (wick)
Dimensions:
(base) height 390mm, diameter (foot) 155mm; (chimney) height 316mm, diameter (foot) 68mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:2002.21.1
Digital Number:
DMDM093n
Creation Date:
c1933 - 1953
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council