Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-10337

Description

Arced wire handle and cage around glass bulb with fluted, stepped round metal base and top; bent tubes at sides; regular piercing under top

Details

Descriptive Terms

lanterns (lighting devices)
cloth
glass (material)
metal
molding (forming)
nailing
piercing
turning (shaping process)
wire
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Metal
Turned
Nailed
Wire
Glass
Cloth
Molded
Pierced
LANTERN

Inscription

Embossed on 1) top 2) on glass: 1) New York/ Dietz/ Vesta [in oval]/ *U.S.A.* N.Y.N.H.& H. [lower top] 2) B & A [front] C [motif around] NX

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 x 8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.371