Candle Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1760-1800

GUSN

GUSN-296602

Description

Shaped hurricane-type colorless glass shade, fitted with tin candle socket at the bottom. Pierced tin gallery fitted to the top. Handle attached to the top. Lantern is painted green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lanterns (lighting devices)
blown glass
tin (metal)
Lantern, Candle

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.960

Date

1760-1800 (Late 18th Century)

Places

Possibly United States
Possibly Europe