Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-60838

Description

Hanging candle lantern with conical red glass shade with flashed ruby colors. Star punched holes in tin top. Electrified.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lanterns (lighting devices)
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Lantern
Tin
Painted
Lantern

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.2660