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Kerosene Railroad Lantern

2000.2099 (RS223644)

Description

Punched tin and glass railroad lantern with kerosene burner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"B. & M. R. R." (Boston & Maine Railroad)
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Visual Communication T&E; Visual Communication Devices
Descriptive terms
Device, Visual Signaling
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
Lantern, Railroad
Lantern, Signal
lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
16 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2099
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309887

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