Lantern

Description
This is a horn lantern, so called as the panes are made from animal horn. These were once common domestic items in Devon.
Accession Loan No.
40/1928/7
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
lantern
Simple Name
lantern
Full Name
horn lantern
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Material
metal; horn
Collector / Excavator
Clarke, Mr
Collection Town
Whimple
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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