|Collection||Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection|
|Donor||Pritchett, Reuel B.|
Tin torch. Tin funnel torch wired to capped wooden stem. Wired piece attached.
Provenance is that this torch was one of hundreds that men carried through the streets of Greeneville, Tennessee, to celebrate Andrew Johnson's succession to the presidency after the death of Abraham Lincoln, April 1865.
|Dimensions||W-1 L-5.5 Cir-11.5 inches|
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865