The Petromax brand takes its name from Max Graetz trade advisor who conceived this oil lamp in the early twentieth century. Truly passionate for oil lamps, his friendsnicknamed him "Petroleum Maxe" whose derivative is Petromax. Today the high pressure Petromax lamp hurricane lamp is the most famous in the world. One lamp is assembled from over 200 components and handmade. Discover kerosene lamps and go on an adventure in the light of Petromax lamps.