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Whale Oil Railroad Lantern

2000.2100 (RS223636)

Description

Punched tin whale oil railroad lantern with blown and molded glass globe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Visual Communication T&E; Visual Communication Devices
Descriptive terms
Device, Visual Signaling
glass (material)
Lantern, Railroad
Lantern, Signal
lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
whale oil burners
Dimensions
17 1/2 (H), 5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2100
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309899

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