Hall or staircase lantern by Unknown Artist

The lantern has fine neo-Classical ornament and is remarkable for the survival of its ruby glass borders in the six main panels.


Glass & gilt brass
91.5 x 53.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £24,000)
Acquired in:
Haughey Antiques

It also retains its chain and pulley mechanism, allowing for its height to be adjusted when a lamp or candle is required to be placed inside.


Graham - Sterling family, Rednock House, Stirlingshire.

Venue details

Temple Newsam House Temple Newsam Estate, Leeds West Yorkshire LS15 0AE 0113 336 7461 www.leeds.gov.uk/templenewsamhouse

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £5)

3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb – 30 Oct
Tue – Sun
10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)