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Candle Lantern

1949.278 (RS119399)

Description

Tin body with three feet. Painted dark green. Interior has single socket at base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
painting (coating)
piercing
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle lamps
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
Horn
horn (animal material)
LANTERN, CANDLE
lanterns (lighting devices)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
20.125 (H), 10.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.278
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4996

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