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A brown leather covered torch with rounded sides and a small protruding lamp. The base is hinged to give access to the battery. The flashlight is called "This electric battery torch is covered with brown leather and has a box lid secured by a tab and a stud. The lid is shaped to fit over the domed lamp to direct the light downward. The right switch on the top is an On/OFF switch and the other is for signalling. Two belt loops are fixed to the back. " THE ORILUX / J. H. STEWARD LTD / 406, STRAND, / LONDON " is marked on a plaque attached to the top.
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Torches like this one were popular private purchases from military equipment retailers during World War I.
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