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Signalling lamp

EQA0272
Ship equipment

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Collection Ship equipment
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Object ID EQA0272
Description Signalling lamp 'B' pattern, in a fitted wooden carrying box. A black tin lamp with a large bullseye lens, collapsable handle, various sliding panels, shutter knob on top of lamp. In a fitted box with 3 spare glasses, wick holder etc. Leather handle and slots for carrying strap. Diagram on paper on one side showing method of carrying. On brass plate on lamp 'Siemens Brothers & Co. Limited London 5070. 1908'. Box labelled on top 'Lamp signalling B. Siemens London 1913. No. 8153'. Inside lid of box 'Directions for trimming and lighting lamp signalling B'.
Date made 1913

Artist/Maker Siemens Brothers and Co Ltd, London
Place made London, England
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials inorganic: glass; metal: brass; metal: tin
Measurements Overall: 475 x 185 x 260 mm
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  • Signalling lamp (EQA0272)
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