Hooded blackout lamp


Leeds Museums & Galleries

Leeds Museums & Galleries
United Kingdom

This electric lamp has a hooded beam, directing light towards the ground and was thus approved for use during the black-out during the 1939-1945 war. It could be used as a hand torch or a bicycle lamp.


  • Title: Hooded blackout lamp
  • Date Created: 1940/1949
  • Location Created: England
  • Physical Dimensions: object height: 105mm, object width: 80mm, object depth: 107mm
  • Subject Keywords: Social history
  • Type: Lamp
  • Medium: Metal, glass

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