Wendy Hamilton Antiques

 Decorated Folk Art Wood Candle Lantern 19th Century


hammiWendy Hamilton Antiques is located in Collingwood, Ontario

Decorated Folk Art Wood Candle Lantern 19th Century

This 19th century very decorative wooden candle lantern has 4  glass sides one of which lifts to light the candle. The candle is held in a very unusual pincer (see photo). The decoration on the top, particularly the copper shield, is very unusual and attractive!! The sides have been carved in a bird's feet design.

Approximate Dimensions: Height to top of glass 9.75" to top of the shield 12 3/4", base is 5 1/2" square.

Condition: As found. No evidence of damage or repairs. Wear as expected from age & use (see photos).