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Railroad lantern w/striker

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Posted 5 years ago


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I have been trying to identify this lantern. It has a machined brass base, with a striker of some kind. The name on it seems to be ARF--. Any help would be appreciated .

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  1. dwest4099, 5 years ago
    It looks to be a coal mine lantern. Never saw one with a red lens though.
  2. Sagehopper, 5 years ago
    Could be railroad..but I would bet it was from a mine..It looks like a blast-proof construction.

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