Paper lantern

Object Number: 
ca. 1865
Paper, metal, cardboard
Cylindrical white paper lantern printed with image of man in profile within red border with white stars; paper accordions open with a cardboard ring at the top and a carboard base with sheet metal cuff to serve as a candle holder.
Gallery Label: 
Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson were elected president and vice-president in 1864.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group