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Collection Dietzman, Eva
Object Name Lantern, Railroad
Description Miniature railroad signal lantern (lighting device) has a polished silver-colored metal hood and base. The hood has a metal hook handle and the base has an on/off switch. Stamped on bottom of base is a royal crown icon and "PAT MADE IN JAPAN". Located inside the glass globe is two bulbs - one red and one clear. Lighting device is held together by tightening screw-on catch-bar. Looks like a toy, novel flashlight or lighting device.

Date 7-1980
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication