FIGURAL LANTERN - RUBY-STAINED CANDY CONTAINERS, LOT OF FOUR, colorless, comprising two Barn-Type 1 examples, including one with advertising lettering "THE LEADER / CHINA STORE / SAND POINT, IDA.", a Barn-Type 2 example with original closure, and a Two Beaded Ribs example with original lid; three with bail handle. Early 20th century. 3 7/8" to 4 5/8" HOA, not including handles.
Example lacking handle undamaged, remainder each with a single crack.
Literature: Eikelberner/Agadjanian - The Compleat American Glass Candy Containers Handbook, figs. 409, 426, and 427.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Ed Kleppinger of New Orleans, LA.