Original Civil War Union barracks oil lamp. Contracted just prior to the Civil War. Solid metal base/hanger with glass base and dome. The wick is a modern one. The frame shows some age, otherwise this is an excellent example. Glass has no chips or cracks. To find one of these complete can be quit the challenge. Measures 12-1/4 inches tall by 4-1/4 inches at base. The reference is from Lord's encyclopedia, though without the glass dome. The item "Original Civil War Union Barracks Oil Lamp" is in sale since Monday, August 9, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "yjmilitaria1998" and is located in Waterbury, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.