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Lantern

Description

Hanging lantern with large spherical red glass shade encased by a wire frame. Black conical tin chimney with pierced decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Location of origin
United States
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)
Pierced
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
14 1/2 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2035
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61682

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