Galvanized Metal Triplex Stern Light

Product Code: 15111A
Shipping Weight: 2.50 lbs

Product Description


Early 20th century TRIPLEX stern navigation light with galvanized metal housing and triplex style clear glass Fresnel lens. The oval brass manufacturers label states- "TRIPLEX TRADE MARK, LENSE PATD. DEC. 20 1910, OTHER PATS.PEND." The lens is also embossed "PATENTED" and "3375" on the inner side of the glass. Missing hinged bottom plate and there's some surface rust along the back bottom edge. Retains the removable snap-in B.B. & C. Co. burner. Still, a wonderful old Triplex manufactured lantern with a pewter patina and dark brass chimney cap. Measures 10 inches tall exclusive of the bail handle.

Galvanized Metal Triplex Stern Light, lens view

Galvanized Metal Triplex Stern Light, label

Galvanized Metal Triplex Stern Light, back view