Beards arc lamp for lantern

Made:
London
maker:
Robert Royou Beard

Beard arc lamp for lantern. Arc lamp with carbon holders for two vertical inline carbons. Both carbons adjusted simultaneously by rack and pinion. Horizontal position of upper carbon adjusted by screw. Height of carbon holders adjusted by rack and pinion, horizontal position adjusted by swivelling carbon holders by rack and pinion. On plinth, for Hughes Lantern. For 50v operation. In wooden box, used with 1990-5036/251 and 256

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/250
type:
arc lamp
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lighting equipment
  • lighting unit (processing)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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