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Lantern

Description

Of a tall, rectangular form with three glazed sides and a sloping square top, with a 3/4 circular-shaped superstructure with turned wood and wire handle. The pierced base is fit with a circular collar and bent metal feet. It is painted green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
sheet metal
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
LANTERN
lanterns (lighting devices)
sheet metal
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
18 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1685
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11352

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