Perkins/Perko Boat Anchor Lantern

Product Code: 20022
Shipping Weight: 5.00 lbs


1 in stock

Product Description

A galvanized metal and brass anchor lantern produced in the 1st half of the 20th century by PERKO- PERKINS MARINE LAMP & HDWR. CORP, BROOKLYN N.Y. U.S.A.. as embossed on the attached brass manufacturers label. Features a thick glass 360 degrees Fresnel lens that survives in good order, free of chips or cracks. Classic style lantern retaining an old, seaworn pewter-gray body and bronzed brass patina. Some kerosene stains on the base and fluid container. The lantern retains it's twist-in type brass oil container and burner, stamped n the bottom PERKO. The lantern is 9 inches tall including the top ring and 4 inches in diameter.  A high-quality authentic maritime lantern made by one of America's best known marine hardware companies.  (The attached brass manufacturers label was removed and reattached at some time during it's history).