Offering an UNDERHILL and OSBORNE CONDUCTOR. The Underhill & Osborne lantern company was only in business from 1868 to 1884. Some lanter3 shows the bottom of this lanterns base, picture 4 shows alternate lanterns base marks, patent dates on both bottoms are: Sep 12 - 65, Dec 12 - 65 and Apr 17 - 68. The lantern is 10 inches high to the top of the dome.
N o smoke, tobacco, or kerosene smell; fully operational, strong frame. The lid can be unscrewed from the cage and contains 3-pieces: the lid, globe retainer, and dome. The base can be separated from the cage and contains 3-pieces: The bell, fount, and burner.
Only second one I have seen in the last three years, so if you want if for your collection don't wait! The item "UNDERHILL-OSBORNE BELL BOTTOM CONDUCTOR MID 1800's RAILROAD LANTERN (10)" is in sale since Tuesday, November 16, 2021.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "$heffield" and is located in Frisco, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.