Ever Ready torch on stand

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006572SA
Country
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A large lantern style torch on a metal stand incorporating a carrying handle. The outer casing of the torch is made from compression moulded grey, red, green and white mottled urea formaldehyde. The bulb has a metal reflector and lens cover made from cellulose acetate. Made by Ever Ready circa 1940s.
Designers & Manufacturers
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Manufacturer
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Inscriptions

moulded: "EverReady ON/OFF" (underside of casing)
Dimensions
Width
142mm
Height
125mm
Depth
155mm
Material Note
plastic
UF casing
urea formaldehyde
CA lens cover
cellulose acetate
metal reflector, handle and stand
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