4 Colored Celluloid Metal Christmas German Lanterns Vintage 1920 1930 Folding Style

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Four vintage German folding Christmas candle lanterns dating from the 1920’s to 1950’s.  The hexagon shape lanterns feature colored celluloid panels in a tin metal framework.  A hinge mechansim collapses the center for easy storage.  Wire bail handle for placing on the Christmas tree.

There are assorted colors of the panels, rose, gold, blue and clear, with each lantern a different make up of colors. Not only does each lantern have its own color arrangement, there are three designs to the celluloid.  A stipple, starburst and mottled.  A tin candle holder bottom, for holding a candle, finishes each lantern.  Each is stamped Germany on the bottom.

If you love old Christmas ornaments, what fun to have these on a tree.