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

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.

Provenance

Graham - Sterling family, Rednock House, Stirlingshire.


Temple Newsam House

Temple Newsam Estate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 0AE
0113 336 7461
Website

Opening times

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)

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