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14" Crouse Hinds Caged Industrial Sconce, Light RR Salvage, Explosion Proof

SKU:
12696
$150.99
Shipping:
Included

Description

This 14" explosion proof, industrial sconce was salvaged from a locomotive repair facility in Clifton Forge, Virginia.

The sconce features an aluminum cage and heat-resistant glass globe. The cage includes a shield for maximizing and directing the output of light. The manufacturer's stamp is present on the cage, "Crouse-Hinds" of Syracuse N.Y.

Condition: The sconce is in good condition for age and use. It shows expected surface scuffs, scratches, dings and patina. Globe is intact and not broken.

History: The Crouse-Hinds Electric Company, a manufacturer of high grade electrical specialties, was established in 1897 in Syracuse, New York. Later, they shortened the company name to "Crouse-Hinds Company" and in the early 1920s specialized in the manufacture of traffic signals, controllers and accessories.
This sconce was salvaged from a locomotive repair and maintenance facility in Clifton Forge, Virginia. This salvage job was featured on the DiY Network show "Salvage Dawgs", Season 8 Episode 11. 

Weight: 9 lbs,
Measurements: 14"H x 6.5"L x 9.25"W

Extra Information

Type:
Vintage