Andre Spindler Antiques

A WONDERFULLY PRESERVED AND WELL MADE TIN WHALE OIL LANTERN FROM NEW ENGLAND, THE CONICAL RIBBED TOP WITH VENTS, OVER A CYLINDRICAL BASE WITH DOOR, EMBEDDED WITH MAGNIFYING GLASS LENS, OPENING TO REVEAL THE ORIGINAL REMOVABLE WHALE OIL CANISTER, American, circa 1860.

A votive candle would work beautifully inside; or one could electrify this lantern with a small, low wattage bulb.
 
Height: 6”
Diameter: 3 1/4”
$675

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