Candle Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1790-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2780

Description

Tin and glass candle lantern; two large glass panels on the sides; other sides are tin with shaped windows, pierced round top and loop strap handle; painted green with tin leaf-like motifs attached to the shoulders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lanterns (lighting devices)
candle lamps
glass (material)
molding (forming)
piercing
tin (metal)
Tin
Glass
Pierced
Molded
LANTERN, CANDLE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 8.25 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1230