Ripley patent opaline hand lamp [picture].

Title: 
Ripley patent opaline hand lamp [picture].
Author/Artist: 
Bell, Ken.
Publisher: 
[S.l. : K. Bell, ca. 1975]
Description: 
2 photographs : b&w ; 13.9 x 12.3 cm.
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.2 x 20.2 cm.
Other Authors: 
Thuro, Catherine M. V.
Format of Material: 
Photographs
Bib ID: 
131194
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 24, Bay 5, Shelf 2, Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps, Binder 2
Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 24, Bay 5, Shelf 2, Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps, Binder 3 Dupes
Notes: 
Part of the collection of photographs in the Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps.
Title taken from: Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro, c1976 (BIB 19516, NK6196 .T54).
Kerosene lamp, embossed on the underside Ripley & Co. Pat Jan 7th, July 14th, Aug 11th, 1868, this patent called for a pressed base having one or two handles, and a font "blown thereon", measures four and five eighths inches. Text on p. 185
"PH1191, F34, 4 5/8", 1191" written on verso of c. 1 and c. 3.
Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.
Object/Material Note: 
Published in Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro: 19516, p. 182.