Telford, Grier, and Mackay, Ltd. brass and copper anchor lantern with maker's specification plate reading, "Telford, Grier & Mackay Ltd./ Patent No 28334-1923 16/Carrick Street/ Glasgow". Stamped 1859 above instructional plaque and glass Fresnel lens, body of lantern with original oil lamp, handle and punch-hole markings, top of lantern. 20 1/4" H x 11" dia. Scotland, early 20th century. Provenance: Private Florida collection. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Areas of oxidation, especially around top plate, surface of lantern. Dents, scratches, largest 3", surface of lantern. Handle stuck in place. Light fixture loose, bottom of lantern. Not tested for functionality, although the intact lamp suggests it is in working condition.
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