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Carriage Lantern

1949.970 (RS120064)

Description

tin carriage lantern; Trapezoid lantern has rectangular door on front side. Door has centered mica window panel. Flat top has centered mushroom shaped final with ring handle above. Interior has cylindrical candle socket. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1801-1900
Material
mica (mineral)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Lantern
lanterns (lighting devices)
Lighting
Mica
mica (mineral)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
14 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.970
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
251776

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