589: SHEET IRON HOT BLAST TUBULAR LANTERNS, LOT OF SIX
SHEET IRON HOT BLAST TUBULAR LANTERNS, LOT OF SIX, each with bail handle and colorless globe, comprising three Dietz examples including "Little Star", "No. 0 Best", and a "U.S."; a Defiance Lantern & Stamping Co. example with globe marked "NO. 0 PERFECT D. L. & S. CO / ROCHESTER, N.Y."; and two unmarked examples including a repainted black driving lamp with 4 1/2" D lens. Each fitted with period burner. Late 19th to first half 20th century. 10 3/4" to 13 3/4" H to top of tube.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Excellent to very good condition, some light denting and minor rust, globes with expected minor flakes/roughness. Burners with minor imperfections.