Railroad Lantern Assortment

Lot 232

    

Railroad Lantern Assortment

Six items including "Adlake" B & O RR patent 1912 stamped on globe "Safety First", (2) ARMSPEAR B & O RR 1925 having red globe, "Adlake" B & O RR patent 1923 having clear globe, "Handlan" last patent 1928 having a red globe, "Adlake Kero" C.A. & E. RR patent 1921-1923 having red globe; from a Lake Forest, Illinois estate
dimensions:  Height 10 1/4 inches, Diameter 6 7/8 inches
condition*:  Very Good, no chips or cracks noted on the globes; one of the Adlake lanterns repainted; some minor rust areas; (3) have burners and wicks with exterior turn key to advance, (1) has burner and work but no turn key, (2) red lanterns do not have burners; not tested; we cannot guarantee the operation, accuracy or longevity
estimate:  $300-400
hammer price:  $225

* Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to the bidder, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Leonard Auction, Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.