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COACH LANTERN, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Port Cochere


About this object

The lanterns have an urn top with an ostrich feather finial with four plumes and with four swags of drapery. Four winged heads are at the top corners of the lamp box. Three sides are made in glass, the fourth is a metal reflector. There is a baluster stem under box with three bands of beads and two bands of acanthus leaves.

Object name:
COACH LANTERN, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Brass -- silver gilt
Made in:
England
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
111.8 cm (44 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
14.219.1
Class:
METAL
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973