Salch's Patented "Explosion-Proof" Chamber Hand Lamp with Saucer Base and Jug Handle !!! Great Solid Overall Condition with bottom of fount re-soldered. Tested Okay , it does Not Leak ! Circa 1910.
Description: Lamp has Wool added behind a brass screen inside the Reservoir Tank Assembly. Look down through the collar in the second photo.
Patent Number: 973072 Patent Class: 431/323 Patent Date: Oct 18, 1910 Patentee: Salch , G.J.
Dimensions: Overall Stands 11 1/2 inches High from base to top of Chimney. Lamp alone is 4 inches High from base to top of original brass collar. Saucer base is 7 inches in diameter.
Weight : 15 Ounces.
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