Cargo Light Lantern 1939 vintage solid brass England

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 29,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

Cargo Light Great Britain No.3954 vintage 1939

Solid brass ships light replica converted to electric. The original purchase was with a kerosene lantern inside and sold for $149 and the original sellerâÂeÂ(tm)s description is below plus the manufacturerâÂeÂ(tm)s image is included in the images (the one with 2 lanterns-this item is the larger one-15âÂe tall)

LARGE ENGLISH CARGO LAMP. Solid brass, 4-sided reinforced ship cargo lantern. Hinged top with locking hasp and hook on chain. Large font with oil burner and glass chimney slides in when the top is swung back. Hanging bail and 4 heavy cast brass support "eyes" attached to top and bottom hanging bails. Tag reads "CARGO LIGHT NO. 3954 GREAT BRITAIN 1939." 15 inches tall. 6 lbs. (from West Sea Company)

The item is in fine shape with a beautiful patina. You can use it as I did as a wall sconce light in a room with a nautical theme. It will hang or sit on a shelf.

A great gift.

Shipping will be $10 handling and insurance plus actual postage.

Item can be picked up local- Tampa Bay-Florida

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