This is an old railroad lantern , app. 10 inches tall (plus handle) and 7 inches in diameter at base. Marked on top The Adams & Westlake Co.
With patent dates from 1897 to 1912. Burner is marked "Adlake" with patent date "April 27 1909" on knob. NOTE: please see our other listings for more RR lanterns, locks etc. Good condition - glass globe shows roughness/flakes at top & bottom, discolored flaw in glass on side; burner adjustment works, no wick; lantern has some dings on top; has app.5/16 inch hole on side of frame (had probably been electrified & later restored); shows wear; see all 12 pics. Items can be picked up in person at our office.
Our home is smoke free. Nice addition to your collection! Please see our other listings. The item "Old Adlake Reliable SP Co RR Southern Pacific Railroad Lantern Embossed Globe" is in sale since Saturday, October 5, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "antiques4u" and is located in Toledo, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.