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Object Name Lantern
Catalog Number 1957.57
Date ca. 1800
Material(s) Tinplate; wrought iron;
Dimensions H-15.25 W-5.5 D-5.75 inches
Description This is a rectangular tinplate candle lantern with glass windows on three sides and a tinplate door on one side. The door has a loop wire bail handle on the left side. The top has a pierced cone shaped vent with a wire loop handle attached to either side.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Candles
Lighting industry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS