Lot #249 - Concord Railroad Shop Lamp

 
 

  

 

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Railroad Concord 
Size about 6" high
Type hand made tin
Condition Excellent

Very unusual smaller shop lamp with old paint indicating that it was used by Daniel Law at the Concord Railroad Shops in 1856. This is a nice, complete lamp with a hard to find 3 wick whale oil burner. The original brass filler cap is intact (frozen on). Old black paint and dedication in white paint. The base has a small label on the inside.

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