This U.S. Navy Shutter with Signaling Search Light is in great condition! This would have been attached to the outside of a vessel to communicate to other Naval craft via Morse Code. By opening and closing the shutters in certain patterns, they were able to communicate efficiently with nearby vessels in times of emergency.
Box Height: 24″
Box Width: 24″
Box Depth: 4.75″
Glass Face Diameter: 12″
Width from Handle to Handle: 21″
Depth of Shutter: 4.75″
Weight: 33 lbs.
To operate the signaling apparatus, lift the signaling handle, located on each side of the lamp, up from the locked position, and turn it away from the light body. This opens the metal levers behind the lens.
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