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Title The Traveler Sun Lamp manufactured by the Cooper-Hewitt Electric Co., Hoboken, n.d, ca. 1942-1955.
Object Name Lamp, Sun
Catalog Number 2001.077.0001
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Purchase
Description The Traveler Sun Lamp manufactured by the Cooper-Hewitt Electric Co., Hoboken, no date, ca. 1942-1955. Portable sun lamp with detachable power cord; satin gold finish hinged metal case. WITH: original hinged top cardboard box printed on top and inside lid; flannel travel storage pouch with product name on it; guarantee registration card, unused. Lacking instruction booklet.

Latest U.S. patent listed on box is 2,277,876 issued in 1942. It is probable that the item was made after World War II.
Date 1942-1955
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1955
Search Terms Cooper-Hewitt Electric Company
Caption case open with card
Imagefile 006\20010770001.jpg
Notes See HHM Newsletter, Vol. 6, no. 4, Sept/Oct 2000. purchased on eBay.
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Domestic Life