'BONJOUR' by Valentini & Bonjour (Valentini & Genin) Lyons, France
This lantern originally came with a clear globe. It now has the correct embossed globe. The embossing reads: 'V.G. LYONS'. This is a beautiful globe with a multitude of bubbles and imperfections.
Note the copper 'lifts' on the side air tubes. These latches lift up for "spider" clean out. There is also a cap on the very top of the lantern that unscrews for this purpose. The globe lifter is a Kurbel (crank) The copper latches on the air tube are embossed with the following text:
'BON - JOUR'
This translates to 'New Lantern' 'Hello'