Tin, glass copper, cotton
Overall: 10 x 8 1/4 x 7 1/8 in. ( 25.4 x 21 x 18.1 cm )
Overall (with handle up): 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Kerosene tin railroad lantern with copper top, wire cage surrounding molded glass shade, spreading wire cage enclosing round base and bail handle.
Gift of DeWitt Lockman
stamped: on top in relief: "R.R. Signal Lamp & Lantern Co./ NEW YORK"
stamped: on side: "Patented APR 24' 83"
stamped: in relief: "N.Y.N.H. & H.R.R"
molded: in glass: "NYNH & HRR"
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