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Red Bull's Eye for a Railroad Lantern

Red Bull's Eye for a Railroad Lantern

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Bull's Eye, Railroad Lantern
glass, bull's eye, railroad lantern
signal, railroad
date made
est. 1899
1915
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Charleroi
Physical Description
red, deep (overall color)
glass, transparent (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; x 7.62 cm
overall: 1/2 in x 3 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
CE.912
catalog number
912
accession number
58571
Credit Line
Macbeth-Evans Glass Company
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
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Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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