This is an old railroad lantern , app. 9 3/4 inches tall (plus swinging handle) and 6 1/4 inches in diameter at base.
Marked on top Dietz Vesta New York USA N. With patent dates from 1920 to 1952. Clear globe is embossed "Dietz Vesta New York USA". Good condition - minor roughness/chips to top & bottom of globe; body shows wear/minor dings; burner adjustment knob works, very stiff; some minor rust; see all 11 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 "Vtg Old Dietz Vesta NYNH&H New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad RR Lantern" is in sale since Saturday, October 31, 2020. 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.