USSR Soviet Train Conductor Lantern
The USSR Soviet Train Conductor Lantern is an authentic antique lantern from the former Soviet Union Railway. These lanterns were utilized by train conductors who carried them prior to the Soviet trains having electricity inside. Marked CCCP along with the factory name and year of production, these candle lanterns are perfect to use as intended or mount them on a wall for decoration.
The USSR Soviet Train Conductor Lantern is immediately recognized as an antique candlestick lantern. These lanterns were used throughout the USSR Soviet Railway system which was not electrified at the time these lanterns were in use. Conductors would place a candle inside of this lantern which would then be lit, giving them a portable light source to use while working on and moving inside of the train. Like most Soviet designed items there is an industrial artistry quality to the lantern that is immediately appreciated once you see one. The design makes it easy to mount the lantern to a wall where it will surely provide your home with an antique that is both practical and affordable to personalize your space with.
- Authentic 1950s Era Soviet Train Candlestick Lantern
- Marked CCCP, Factory Name, and Year of Manufacture
- Carry by Hand or Mount On Wall
- Dimensions: 15.25" H x 4.5" D X 5.0" W (approximate)