Antique Brass Oil Lamp - Red & Blue Glass Lense - Carpenter & Co. - Chicago
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Antique Brass Oil Lamp - Red & Blue Glass Lense - Carpenter & Co. - Chicago:
An old brass lantern with thick red & blue glass lenses.
There is a removable brass divider between the 2 color glass lenses.
The lantern could be moved one way to show 1 color lense while hiding the other color.
Probably some type of maritime, boat light.
The brass label of the light is marked, "Geo. Carpenter & Co." "Chicago".
Another brass label is marked, "Lense c-20 Pat'd 1910" "Triplex Trade The back bracket is marked, "Patented April 1st, 1913".
The base twists off to get to the fuel pot.
It is 8 1/2" tall, without the 1 1/2" ring on top. The base is 5" diameter.