Torch was quality-made of thick cast iron by the Illinois Foundry of Springfield IL. These were used by Highway Departments/Railroads/Hit & Miss Stationary Engines/Orchards/Oilfields/Garages/Airports/etc. It was found in an ancient Ford Garage many years ago. One of the rarest and most desirable Road Flares as the Illinois Foundry was only in business for a short time in the 1890′s to early 1900′s. About 8-1/2″ tall x 6-1/2″ O. CONDITION : Very good used with minor wear/marks/light rusting/etc. Will need a new (round) Wick. Please closely examine our photos for additional details. Please see my other NOS and USED accessory, parts and literature LISTINGS. Key Words: Antique brass era horseless carriage touring car jitney Velie Buick Oakland Terraplane LaSalle Overland Paige Cord Chevrolet Marmon Duesenberg Cord Stutz Bearcat Durant Essex Flint Franklin Cadillac Oldsmobile Moon Krit Knox Star R. The item “ILLINOIS FOUNDRY Hit & Miss engine Ford Model T smudge potCAST-IRON ROAD FLARE” is in sale since Tuesday, September 18, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps”. The seller is “tomsteeks77″ and is located in Greenup, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Brand: genuine ILLINOIS FOUNDRY item