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Lamp, oil, signalling / tripod


Oil lamp, on a tripod, fitted with shutters and keys for Morse code signalling at night, 1900

Museum reference



Industry and Commerce : Communications

Object name

Lamp, oil, signalling / tripod

Production information

Pool, Arthur J., c. 1900 (fl.), Maker
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Northern Europe




Glass, Metal


  • Communicate (08 Jul 2016)
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