Search museums


Search collections

Museum Steinarbeiterhaus Hohburg Objekte zur Geschichte der Steinindustrie [2018_0060]


Karbidlampe (Museum Steinarbeiterhaus Hohburg CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Museum Steinarbeiterhaus Hohburg / Lore Liebscher (CC BY-NC-SA)


Bis 1911 mussten die Arbeiterinnen und Arbeiter in den Steinbrüchen des "Porphyrhügellandes an der Mulde" ohne Strom auskommen. Zur Beleuchtung dienten neben Petroleumlampen auch solche Karbidlampen. Diese Gaslampen hatten auch unter Tage eine lange Tradition.

Material / Technique


Was used ...
... when


[Last update: 2018/10/03]

Usage and citation

Cite this page
The textual information presented here is free for non-commercial usage if the source is named. (Creative Commons Lizenz 3.0, by-nc-sa) Please name as source not only the internet representation but also the name of the museum.
Rights for the images are shown below the large images (which are accessible by clicking on the smaller images). If nothing different is mentioned there the same regulation as for textual information applies.
Any commercial usage of text or image demands communication with the museum.