D&RGW - Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Adlake 250 Red Etched Globe Lantern
Item #: 4918-5074 This lantern is sure to please any Colorado railroad enthusiast. This beautifully hand-polished Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad lantern has lots of original tin and is very straight. The frame has been cleaned of oil and dirt, then hand polished. The lanterns top lid is embossed "D&R.G.W.R.R., Adlake No. 250 Kero, The Adams & Westlake Co., New York-Chicago-Phila.". The frame measures; 9 1/4" tall without the bail. It comes with an Adlake #300 burner and fount that is in very good condition. The 3 1/4" tall short red globe is etched "D&RGWRR" and "Safety First". It is strongly embossed "Adlake-Kero, 10" and “Cnx”, which is the Corning logo. Below the D&RGW etching is one small 1/8" long spot of surface roughness on the glass. There is one very minor inside and one outside rim flake on the top rim, and one small flat outside rim chip on the bottom rim. These will not be seen when in the frame. You can proudly display this Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad beauty in any room of your home!