Bicycle oil lamps

Powell & Hanmer “Zephyr” left oil lamp, early 1900s. Powell & Hanmer “Demon King” right oil lamp, early 1900s.   Oil lamps were more popular than carbide because they were cheaper and safer.
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Creator :
Powell and Hanmer Limited
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Dimensions :
(left) height 130mm, (right) height 125mm
Materials :
(left) metal & nickel, glass (lens, jewels); (right) metal, celluloid (lens, jewels)
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Accession number :
DUMFM:0200.2; DUMFM:0201.42
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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