Early Clear Glass & Raised Lettering "P.& R.Ry." in a Slug Oval ; "Philadelphia & Reading Railway" Lantern Globe with Lots of Glass Swirls !!!
Clear Glass Globe is also marked "n CNX * MADE IN U.S.A." on the reverse from Corning Glass manufacture.
Early Lantern Globe Stands Exactly 5 1/2 inches High, with a 2 1/2 inch diameter top, and 3 1/4 inches at bottom fitter diameter.
Glass is at least 1/8 inch thick at top, and up to 3/16 thick at bottom.
Globe Weighs 11.9 Ounces.
Condition : Excellent Undamaged Glass Profile, with telltale faint oxidation circle from lantern Cap, with normal factory Rough-Cut & Rough-Polished Top & Bottom edges. Has a few Flea bites around the edges from slamming lantern closed, which is consistent with use.
Item ID: 3614-B
Original Antique Americana , U.S. Militaria , Original Photos, Period Lighting , & Fine Art Prints.