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Black Metal Medieval Lantern with Trefoil Design

Black Metal Medieval Lantern with Trefoil Design

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The Trefoil Lantern features a sleek, black metal finish and classic trefoil cutouts. It's solid metal construction ensures that it will last for many years to come. You can use the Trefoil Lantern with real or artificial candles, to create a wonderful warm ambience. This lantern can be hand-carried or hooked to a wall, making it a versatile addition to your medieval gear.


Height = 27 cm

Width = 9 cm

Small hand lanterns were used in the medieval period whenever portable lighting was needed. They often featured a handle at the back for easy portability. This classic Trefoil design is based on similar examples found in museums, dated to 1200-1400 A.D. Here are some examples of lantern panels with Trefoils and Quatrefoils from the Portable Antiquities Scheme in the U.K.

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