Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-255460

Description

Star and diamond punched cylindrical tin neck with conical top and pivoting hanging loop (poss. for use on a ship). Bulls eye glass body with four mold seams. Cylindrical star punched tin base twists off. Originally had burner fixture in base. Tin painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lanterns (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
glass (material)
Lantern

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

270.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

usa

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 3 3/4 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.475