Brass Miner's-Style Oil Lamps

$ 59.95 69.6
Brass Miner's-Style Oil Lamps
Stock Number Item Description Availability Price Order Qty
87A01.43 8" Mesh Miner's Oil Lamp

In stock


87A01.18 10" Mesh Miner's Oil Lamp

In stock


87A01.26 Spare Wicks (10)

In stock


In the 19th century, English coal miners carried safety lamps invented by Sir Humphrey Davy who had discovered that a flame enclosed by a fine wire mesh, which acts as a flame arrester, will not ignite gases outside the mesh.

These beautiful table lamps closely mimic that design. Beautifully made by hand, as usual they will burn either standard lamp oil or kerosene (both available locally) equally well for hours before requiring a refill. Two sizes are available - 8" and 10" tall, identical except for size.

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  • Worth it

    Rick R, 4/24/2015 Looks good & Works Great - as advertised.
  • Very Nice Lamps

    Gary Picha, 12/31/2014 Nice lamps, functional, but mostly nostalgic. Hard to fill, but otherwise a very nice lamp.
  • Miners Lamp

    Robin, 1/19/2014 Burns well, looks great, but looks a little imported.
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