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Object ID XX.2008.258
Object Name Lamp, Signal
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date ca.1950-1968
Description Battery Operated Dry Cell Handlight Lamp. Julian A. McDermott Corporation, "A45DRD" Model cylindrical metal lamp with two round, General Electric lenses located at either end; one is a red spotlight lens (cracked), the other is a clear convex floodlight, fresnel lens (chipped and broken). Lamp is fitted with a curved, acrylic, yellow handle, external wiring and a adjustable, 7 1/2 Volt battery mounting structure. There are two black and white text decals on lantern; "Labor Relations/ Safety" and "Maint./ Way".
Manufacturer Julian A. McDermott Corporation
Place of Origin Queens, NY
Dimension Details 10-in OH x 5 3/4-in OW x 7 1/4-in OL
(4 1/4-in lens diam.)
Material Glass/Metal/Plastic
Number of images 2