1860'S PATENT DATED FANCY BRASS SKATER'S KEROSENE OIL LANTERN W/ CHAIN & FINGER-HOLD. 1860's Manhattan Brass Co'hurricane' patent dated petite'skater's' kerosene oil lantern with chain, finger-hold and clear glass globe.Fully functional petite sized kerosene oil lantern. Please reference Thuro book 3, page 215, figure A. This lovely little brass frame lantern with tin bottom and unusual brass finger-hold is all original, complete and correct with font, burner and early round wick, glass globe and stack breather top with chain and ring.
Patent dated on the stack'PAT'D DEC 24 1867'. Polished brass, approximately 7 1/2 tall overall. There is significant chipping on the top of the globe, completely hidden when the stack is screwed on.Lovely early period Victorian fully functional kerosene oil petite size lantern to add to any collection or any decor. The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps". The seller is "capstan96" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.