I have a couple more carbide lamps.
They come from a (possible) motorbike and from a bicycle.
Material: brass / yellow copper.
The large one has a diameter of 14 cm and a width of 17 cm.
This lamp is called a King of the Road lamp by Lucas Industries which began manufacturing acetylene lamps for bicycles around 1879.
Glass diameter (with crack) is about 10.5 cm.
The small one a height of 17.5 cm and a depth of 14 cm.
The width is 9 cm.
Glass diameter is about 6 cm.
Weight together: 1.3 kg.
There are missing parts.
Please see photos and judge for yourself.
Neatly packaged, traceable and insured shipping within Europe.
- No. of items
- Authentic carbid bicycle lamps
- Brass, Copper
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Lucas industries
- Model/ Name
- King of the road
- Estimated Period
- Early 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing