This is a Brass And Copper Red Fresnel Lens Oil Lantern With Glass Globe. It was made by the Nippon Sento Co. LTD., in Yoshikawa, Japan. This company was founded in 1936. The Company’s line of business includes residential lighting fixtures.
The outside of the lantern has clear glass with the inside having a red fresnel lens. It is in perfect condition with no chips or cracks. To get access to the oil reserve you unlatch the hinges on each side of the base and lift the outer housing. There is a small brass cone shape nodule to unscrew so you can fill the lantern. Inside the oil reserve is a clear glass globe (Shown in Photo).
You will also see on the brass you will see two areas that have a breeze and a gale switch. And there is a plaque that tells you how to work the lantern.
This item can be hard wired to you can just about use it anywhere! So, if you are looking to add to your nautical collection, this lantern would be a beautiful addition!
Height With Handle: 23″
Width: 9.5″ base
Fresnel glass: 5″ in length
Weight: 13 lbs.
Further down you will have an option to have this lantern hard wired so you can use it as a light or keep it as it without wiring.
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