516: PIERCED BRASS AND BLOWN MOLDED PRESENTATION LANTER
PIERCED BRASS AND BLOWN MOLDED PRESENTATION LANTERN, polished, pierced base with stars to the top and base, large strap handle, pear-form fixed colorless globe with intricately engraved floral wreath surrounding "L. M. Sweet", removable brass font with spring mechanism to underside of base. Fitted with a brass and tin double-tube burner. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. Third quarter 19th century. 18" HOA, 4 1/2" D base.
Literature: Parallels B & K II, fig. 2422.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.