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Lantern

1998.211.2 (RS23474)

Description

Three oval Japanese lanterns. Black wooden base and top. Paper w/ bamboo framing. Predominately white w/ red and blue floral/faunal detailing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
hand-painted
LANTERN, PAPER
lanterns (lighting devices)
Painted
painting (image-making)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
19.5 (H), 13 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.211.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14027

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