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Item Details

Temp #23
DepartmentLighting
Low Estimate$3,000.00
High Estimate$5,000.00
Last UpdatedApril 30, 2019

Description

HEXAGONAL WHEELHOUSE LANTERN Early 20th Century
Taken from a passenger ferry wheelhouse and accompanied by a photograph of the lantern atop a ferry, photocopied from the book The Railroad Ferries of the Hudson. Gilded copper frame with glass panels. Affixed to an ebonized wooden base. Fitted with two interior shelves for use as a display case. Overall height 79.5. Overall width 30"."

Condition

Minor wear to gilt surfaces. Structurally sound.

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