Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-60839

Description

Hanging candle lantern, rectangular form. Lantern has three colorless glass lights and one door. Circular holes punched in tin top. Bottom missing. 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

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

16 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.2661