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Candle Lantern

Description

Tin and glass candle lantern; two large glass panels on the sides; other sides are tin with shaped windows, pierced round top and loop strap handle; painted green with tin leaf-like motifs attached to the shoulders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
molding (forming)
piercing
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle lamps
Glass
glass (material)
LANTERN, CANDLE
lanterns (lighting devices)
Molded
molding (forming)
Pierced
piercing
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
17 x 8.25 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1230
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2780

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