Rare Collapsible "Skater's or Traveler's Candle Lantern" with Beveled Edge Glass circa 1880 !!! Top Flue Pulls up with small Ring Loop, and the Candle Stick Tube Pulls down through a leather lined tension fitter to operate in Lantern Mode.
Nickel Plated Top Flue, and the metal interior is a "Diamond Quilted Reflector" and the Candle Stick Tube are also plated. The Exterior still retains it's caramel color Japanned Surface to resist rust.
Can be hung with a string for skating, clipped onto a belt for travel, or use both rear Handle Loops to aim like a hand held Flashlight.
Measures : 5 1/2 inches High, 2 3/4 inches Wide, and 2 1/4 inches Deep.
Weight : 8.1 Ounces.
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