In our last photo you can see the stamped patent date of May 2, 1871 The aqua blue globe is nearly mint with absolutely no cracks or repairs. This is one of the nicest antique presentation railroad lanterns you'll ever find on E-bay and once in a collector's hands probably never see it again. Thank you and please check out the other railroad memorabilia we've recently listed for your consideration.................... The item "RARE Presentation Blue Aqua-Clear Etched Name Conductor's Railroad Lantern NICE" is in sale since Wednesday, August 8, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "navymedic67" and is located in Hastings, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.