Antique Meteorite Ships Nautical Lantern
This antique nautical lighting meteorite ships marine lantern has a bail handle & a hinged cover with maker's brass plate marked "METEORITE 59732". This is a beautiful example of a rare marine antique lantern and perfect f you are interested in nautical lamps. It has a strap handle, colorless fresnal lens, interior fitted with a shutter controlled by an extended knob to the exterior, one exterior side fitted with a track for sliding door covering a small window to font, underside of base impressed "8", nickel-plated reflector, copper font with No. 2 inset collar. Fitted with a Sherwoods hinged lip burner, but the glass chimney appears to be missing. Early 20th century in date this was patented as number 411574.
Nautical lighting marked on plaque: Meteorite 59732
Perfect for your nautical home decor or nautical antiques collection.
Antique lantern measures 13.25“ tall (17.75" to top of handle) by 7“ base diameter and weighs 5lb 14oz
In good condition (please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description) with some paint loss commensurate with age, but missing the internal glass chimney piece.
Shop Ref: Box No. Garage Shelf - Nautical Lamps
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