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    McKinley & Hobart: Fabulous Etched Glass and Tin Railroad-Type Parade Lantern. The large jugate images, with flags, GOP shield, and banner with their names appear on the largest political etched glass piece we can ever recall seeing. The chimney portion itself is 6.5" tall and 4.25" in diameter, and in pristine condition. The metal portions of the lantern are complete and undamaged, with a finely granular surface. Definitely one of the finest political items of this era, in the lamp/lantern category, which we have encountered. Height including handle 18.5". From the collection of U. I. "Chick" Harris.

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    August, 2008
    5th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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