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Lantern

Description

Hanging candle lantern, rectangular form. Lantern has three colorless glass lights and one door. Circular holes punched in tin top. Bottom missing. Electrified.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
Lantern
lanterns (lighting devices)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2661
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60839

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