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Hanging Candle Lantern

1977.744.2AB (RS117063)

Description

Stepped circular base with candle socket at center; wire framework attached at opposite sides, crossing at top to form loop handle with attached chain and ring for hanging; base painted green with pink floral decoration at base; cylindrical glass shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
hanging lamps
LANTERN
lanterns (lighting devices)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
10.375 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.744.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4536

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