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MAKE OFFER PAT.1896 Gas Car or Steam Car Solar self generating lamps FOR SALE

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1896 pat. date up to 1898 pat.dates,  can be used for cars up to 1903  gas or steam car. Solar pair self generating lamps. Pat dates  are from Feb. 4 1896 up to Feb. 4 1898. these lights are the earliest around for automobiles!
Fantastic rare hard to find large pair of Solar left & right matching square self generating lamps with very good magnifying glass & clear glass & red ruby's. Has the burners. No dents or metal age cracks. Leave them this way for a preserved original steamer or when completely nickeled there is nothing better looking for a concourse quality restored early steamer. or gas car.
 
Single Solar self gen.flower vase bottom lamp missing burner and side glass
 
Single no name self gen. lamp with very good magnifying glass & clear glass & ruby. has burner
 
contact me for more info at durocar@aol.com

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 Pat date starts at Feb 4 (1896) !!! up to Feb 4 1898, they don't come any earlier for automobile lights.

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Are the lamps still available?  If so,  could you please provide the price.  Thank you  Jerry  Tilghman, Maryland  

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