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Railroad Lantern

Description

Deep blue glass bodywith a lip at the top; japanned tin fittings with a circular handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Material
glass (material)
japanning
metal
piercing
Object type
Visual Communication T&E; Visual Communication Devices
Descriptive terms
Device, Visual Signaling
glass (material)
japanning
Lantern, Railroad
Lantern, Signal
lanterns (lighting devices)
metal
piercing
Dimensions
17 1/8 x 5 1/2 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.94
GUSN
66464

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