Vintage Halloween smiling pumpkin lantern circa 1950. This deep orange pumpkin lantern has a dark green paint on his base. He has large eyeholes and a wide toothed grin. This lantern was used as there is a melted candle affixed to the inside base as pictured. He has his original face with a tear to his left right eye that was repaired at some time. This is more noticeable in photos than in person. He has a plain wire handle. Overall the paint is in very good condition with a few losses here and there and loss around holes where wire inserts.
Date: 1940’s to 1950’s
Size: Approximately 5.25 tall and 6 inches across
Condition: Used lantern with old melted candle affixed to inside. Deep orange and green color with some paint loss. Original face with loss to upper right eye with repair as shown. Wear consistent with useage
Vintage Halloween Smiling Pumpkin Lantern Circa 1950