Whale Oil Railroad Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309891

Description

Punched tin and glass railroad lantern with whale oil font and burner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
glass (material)
Device, Visual Signaling
Lantern, Signal
Lantern, Railroad
Lantern, Railroad

Inscription

"C. R. R." (cut into)

Additional Identification Number

INV 58

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Visual Communication T&E; Visual Communication Devices

Dimensions

15 1/2 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2098