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Lantern

Description

Hanging lantern with deep green glass shade. Shade etched "Chief Engineer". Tin mounts. Conical pierced chimney with bail handle. Electrified.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
"Chief Engineer" (cut into)
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
glass (material)
Lantern
lanterns (lighting devices)
Pierced
tin (metal)
Dimensions
17 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2038
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61685

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