Antique 1917 Handlan Railroad Lantern, Used by CM & St.P. RY, Railroad Memorabilia


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We have for sale an Antique 1917 Handlan Lantern CM & St.P. RY
Wonderful Railroad Lantern used by the CM & St.P. RY (Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad lines). The lantern was made by the Handlan Company of St. Louis MO.
The lantern has two patent dates on the bottom 12/1910 and 12/1917, it is known as a tall globe lantern, meaning the glass globe is tall, later lanterns used a shorter globe introduced in the 1920s.
The lantern is marked in raised lettering on the lid and on the glass globe, CM & St.P. RY (Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul, Rail Yard) the bottom of the lantern has Handlan St. Louis the brass wick holder is marked Adlake.
This is an original lantern with its original glass globe. The glass globe has air bubbles in the glass very common for this time period.

Markings, CM & St.P. RY
Measures, 10” tall with handle down.
Condition, very good with normal wear and paint lose, glass is not chipped or cracked, bottom ring stand has broken weld as shown.
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Sku# 5263
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