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A wonderful old painted galvanized metal and brass anchor lantern produced in the 2nd quarter of the 20th century by PERKO- PERKINS MARINE LAMP & HDWR. CORP, BROOKLYN N.Y. U.S.A.. as embossed on the oval brass manufacturers label. Features a thick glass 360 degrees Fresnel lens with a light, violet color to it, survives in good order with only a minor chip on one lens. Classic style lantern retaining an old, possibly original black painted surface, worn in areas revealing aged metal surfaces. Removable brass clip-in burner fits snug into the base opening. the lantern stands 12 inches tall exclusive of the top ring and 5 1/2 inches in diameter. A high-quality authentic maritime lantern made by one of America's best known marine hardware companies.
This lantern can be easily electrified and used as a hanging lamp, ceiling lamp, table lamp- anywhere that a nautical ambient light is needed.
Thank you for shopping at Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Art Gallery, dealers in authentic nautical maritime antiques, collectibles, maritime ship salvage and hardware. OUR STORE offers for sale exceptional, quality nautical furniture and furnishings, nautical lamps and lighting, marine instruments, model boats, nautical gifts and decor. We're everything nautical!
Skipjack’s Marine Art Gallery features exceptional works of art in various media representing artists from our region and as far away as New Zealand! Each artist that we show is chosen for their unique style of artwork, and has an artist page where you can preview their individual work. You can also browse art categorized by genre.
Please visit our online store again soon or if in the Hampton Roads (Tidewater) coastal region of Virginia, visit our marine gallery in historic Olde Towne Portsmouth. We're just a short distance from Virginia Beach, Colonial Williamsburg and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and just across the river from downtown Norfolk. By boat, we're located at mile marker "0" of the Atlantic Intra-coastal Waterway!