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Lantern

1998.212.2 (RS23316)

Description

Pair of Japanese lanterns. Yellow flowers on white paper. Wire handle and black base. Traditional lantern shape (stem and bulb shape). Beige tassle on bottom. Vertical striping.

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
17 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.212.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14030

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