Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-61457

Description

Hanging lantern with spherical red glass shade encased by a wire cage. Black painted pierced conical chimney with square bail handle. Electrified.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"J.C. & W. LORD / BIRMINGHAM" (stamped)

Associated Building

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

Maker

J.C. & W. Lord (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

21 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1980