Country Collectible Large Barn Lantern to Light the Way. This large barn lantern brings back fond memories... carrying the stool, pail, and lantern to the dairy barn for morning chores... reflections of days gone by. These authentic lanterns have been utilized for decades to light the way on the farms in this Amish community. They work so well, they are still the main source of lighting used today. You can use this lantern to add that primitive rustic touch to your country home decor!