Acetyline Cycle Lamp
Acetyline cycle lamp made by Joseph Lucas Ltd of Birmingham. Model name Calcia Cadet. Black metal with calcium carbide fuel reservoir and cracked glass lens. By reacting calcium carbide with water, acetyline gas was produced resulting in a bright flame to light the way.
|Simple name:||cycle lamp|
|Classification term:||work and play|
|Period:||20th century, early|
|Associated person:||Joseph Lucas Ltd|