This is a rare Porter Railroad Presentation Lantern, nickel silver plated. Lantern is 9 1/2 high. Top has a swing latch to release the top. Has a pinch, drop font burner with buttons to release the font.
Burner is complete with wick. Some of the plating on the burner and frame is worn away. Frame is solid with one or two very minor dings. There is a 5 extended base globe with a wheel cut wreath and the name C. Simpson (we believe he was a railway conductor).
Extended base has chips but are not seen when in the frame. The item "Rare Porter Railroad Presentation Lantern C.
Simpson Nickel Silver Plated" is in sale since Wednesday, November 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps".
The seller is "lvexpress" and is located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.