Rss Feed
Tweeter button
Facebook button
Delicious button
Digg button
Stumbleupon button

Home » Articles tagged ‘lanterns

Lantern History: Can We Shed A Little Light On The Subject?

July 7, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Others

Beginning lanterns were not ornamental at all, but rather utilitarian only. They were principally sq. formed and their designs quite plain. The solely reason for their existence was to defend the flame of the candle from extinguishing due to a blowing wind or breeze. Most earlier lanterns were rudimentarily designed, and made from sheet iron …