Skip to content

Search Collections

Candle Lantern

Description

Cylindrical shape with conical top, hinged door; elab. pierced; black; electrf

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle lamps
LANTERN, CANDLE
lanterns (lighting devices)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
16 (H), 5.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2910
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
58728

Comments