A Hanging Lantern

Circa 1840

This fine lantern in the gothic revival taste is topped with a glass smoke bell above the lantern, which is ornamented with foliate motifs. The lantern is six-sided with arched windows etched in glass panes.

Reference: Feld, Elizabeth, et al. In Pointed Style; The Gothic Revival in America 1800-1860. New York: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, 2006. Page 70, cat. 28.

Tin, brass, and glass
Height: 27” Width: 12½”

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