HALF SIZE TINNED LANTERN WITH HORN PANEL

I have had half-size lanterns, although they are not commonly found, but this is the first one I have owned with a horn panel in the door. The horn is original or early and in very good condition. The lantern was made with heavy tinned sheet iron. It has a tin strap carrying handle and a ring for hanging on a nail or peg. The candle socket is tabbed through the base The lantern has an untouched surface and is all original. A 12" hanging height, a 10" lantern height with a 4 1/4" diameter base. All soldered seams are tight. There are the expected dents and wear marks on this 18th century lantern. (HLTK)
List Price $950
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