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Lantern

Description

Hanging lantern with spherical red glass shade encased by a wire cage. Black painted pierced conical chimney with square bail handle. Electrified.

Details

Maker
J.C. & W. Lord (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"J.C. & W. LORD / BIRMINGHAM" (stamped)
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
glass (material)
Lantern
lanterns (lighting devices)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
21 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1980
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61457

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