Chinese Wire Lantern – Qing Dynasty (Pair Priced At)


Pair of solid round wire lanterns probably made for outdoor use. The heavy metal wire has been hand-crafted into a sphere that opens at the great circle to access the metal base that holds the candle. Suspended by three metal chains, with remnants of red lacquer.

7″ dia 7″ tall (chains with hook 14.25″ lg) 1 lb 13.7 oz, metal with remnants of lacquer, China Qing Dynasty