Whale Oil Lantern 19th Century Pierced Tin - Blown Glass
This is a mid 19th century whale oil lantern with elongated globe (blown in a mold). The top and bottom of the lantern are decorated pierced tin.
The font with double whale oil burner is removable (see photo).
Condition: As found. No evidence of breaks or repairs. Wear as expected from age & use.
Approximate Dimensions: Height of entire lantern 17", height of the globe 7", diameter of base 4".