Kodak Magnesium Flash Lamp

Made:
1907 in Lambeth
maker:
Royal Doulton Limited

Ceramic device with annular groove for cotton wool and fitting for rubber tube and bulb (missing) by which magnesium powder, placed in central tube, may be blown through flame of burning methylated spirit soaked cotton wool. No.5888. Royal Doulton Ware for Kodak Limited.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/3612
Materials:
ceramic, rubber
Measurements:
overall (flashlamp): 55 mm x 95 mm x 80 mm,
type:
flash lamp
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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