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PRR railroad lamp with cobalt globe

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2 Blue27 of 491United Motors Service/Packard Wire toteUnknown Blue Glass Vase Help I.D.
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    Posted 9 years ago

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    this is same lantern I posted a week ago, just took better pics. It originated in Corry, Pa and was passed onto me by a friend when I worked on his barn, it was his uncles.


    1. silverbutton, 9 years ago
      I have a red globed railroad lantern, similar to this.
    2. carol, 9 years ago
      Are there any initals on the metal, or etching on the glass? If yes, it may be a railroad lantern and worth more.
    3. Blackbear50 Blackbear50, 9 years ago
      yes it has PRR etched on glass and on top of lamp in the metal, it is an Adlake.
    4. Sagehopper, 8 years ago
      Those were lanterns to mark that a crew was working on a train..Nobody woud move a train while those lanterns were sitting on the ties between the rails.

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