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Candle Lantern

Description

Shaped hurricane-type colorless glass shade, fitted with tin candle socket at the bottom. Pierced tin gallery fitted to the top. Handle attached to the top. Lantern is painted green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1800
Late 18th Century
Material
blown glass
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Possibly Europe
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
blown glass
Lantern, Candle
lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
17 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.960
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
296602

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