The wick easily moves up and down and the fount still contains its original factory wadding. The Signal Yellow or Amber Lantern Globe is cast ADLAKE KERO, CORNING, and MADE IN USA.The lantern globe is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, scratches or cloudiness. As with any lantern globe that was used in actual railroad service there may be some minor rim nicks that will not show when the globe is seated in a lantern frame. The Chicago Great Western Railroad , nicked named The Corn Belt Route , was a mid-western Class I Railroad that connected the cities of Chicago, Minneapolis, Omaha, and Kansas City. It existed from 1892 until being absorbed by the Chicago & Northwestern in 1968.
The Chicago & Northwestern Railroad existed from 1859 until 1995 when it was absorbed by the Union Pacific. Be sure to view all photographs closely as they are part of the item description. The item "CHICAGO GREAT WESTERN RAILROAD LANTERN Signal Yellow CNX Lantern Globe" is in sale since Sunday, November 22, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "rrcollectionconnection" and is located in Acton, California. This item can be shipped to United States.