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Pocket lantern

Half cylinder pierced at base has movable glass on flat side with hinged cover over it. Top broken off. Cylinder beneath through which sliding tube with candle moves. Flat flange for standing. Small box attached for matches.

Inscription

none

Credit Line

Gift of F. Gordon Morrill

second half 19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

RES.53.62

Medium or Technique

Silverplate

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver