Lantern

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-61682

Description

Hanging lantern with large spherical red glass shade encased by a wire frame. Black conical tin chimney with pierced decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

14 1/2 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.2035