Dating coleman lanterns
For USA made lanterns it is printed “Pyrex Made in USA” on the back side of the globe.
Coolers and lantern cases often have the imprint on the bottom.Stoves have them on the bottom occasionally (newer stoves mostly) but often you'll be able to find numbers on the inside of the tank's mounting flaps.Even if not dated, that chart at the ICCC website will give you a good idea of when your Coleman was made. Some are stamped in places where they shouldn't be.“Darren was a great collector and a friend of all who collected Coleman. and he documented the history of when globes were changed and the different styles used so others could learn.We in the Coleman Collecting Community have lost a good friend. You will be missed.” This might help you differentiate USA vs.