501: E. F. Parker Pierced Sheet Iron Candle Lantern
E. F. PARKER PIERCED SHEET IRON CANDLE LANTERN, square form with large strap handle, top with sunburst above star pattern on each side, removable colorless glass pane with guard on each side, one fitted in a sliding frame, handle marked "E. F. PARKERS PATENTS. 1853 & 1855. / BOSTON, MASS.", removable single socket holder. Mid 19th century. 18" HOA, 13" H to top of cover, 5 3/4" SQ.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Excellent condition with some minute denting and light rust, top of cover with some imperfections.