Tinned sheet iron, horn
Overall: 13 1/2 x 6 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. ( 34.3 x 15.6 x 15.6 cm )
inscribed: on outside of lantern: "Belle... 1840 Vol Dept F.P.M."
Tinned sheet iron lantern of octagonal shape with hinged door; eight panels with gothic arch cut-outs backed with horn; "ENGINEER" in cut-out letters on top of each panel; removable oil lamp with loop handle and chain slides out of holder in base of lantern.
Purchase from Elie Nadelman
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