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Posted 7 years ago


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this lantern is in the original box, looks like it was not used,dated 3-15-1944
it has a well for extra parts,a funnel,a mantle still in the envelope.
made by the Akron Lamp Co.
any help with with knowing if this gas lamp is a collectable would be appreciated
Thank You


  1. YardSaleDave, 7 years ago
    These are collectible, although not a big ticket item. A few years these were bringing 50, 60 bucks, not sure now. During the hayday of camp lantern collecting, all the high end stuff went to Japan.
  2. myles867, 4 years ago
    To the right person they are collectable Sadly that one has a stress crack like so many Akron military lanterns.

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