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Stephens' Kerosene Pocket Lantern

2000.1847 (RS224059)

Description

Tin, rectangular kerosene pocket lantern with handle and red glass screen, "Stevens' Patent" Lithograph.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"STEVENS' PATENT / SEPT 7TH 1875" (printed)
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Lantern
Lantern, Kerosene
lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1847
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
310031

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