This is an authentic Perko starboard bronze double lens navigation light, salvaged from a once working vessel. Perko, formed in 1907, has been creating quality nautical products for over 100 years.
Navigation lights are an iconic item in the nautical community. Red and green sidelights are required when away from the dock between sunset and sunrise and periods of restricted visibility. This particular navigation light is a green sidelight. It would be located on the right side of the bow with 112.5 degrees visibility.
This double-stacked light is made of solid bronze and plastic. It has a plastic watertight access cap for rebulbing and cleaning. It measures 17.25 inches tall by 7 inches wide. The base measures 9 inches from mount leg to mount leg, it has 4 mount holes. The green Fresnel lenses are in good condition. They are made of plastic and only have slight imperfections, including fogging on the lenses. Each Fresnel lens is 6.75 inches high. This double light weighs 18.9 pounds.
There are several markings on this piece. The top housing has “Bow” with an arrow, the cap says “Perko” and “Miami FLA. U.S.A”, and the base “1164-68” and “Perko”
Fresnel lens Height: 6.75″
Weight: 15.9 lbs.
We have left this light in the unwired condition that it came to us in. To access the interior, you can easily twist the black lid on the top and lift.
We have a few options if you prefer this light to be wired, which you can select from the drop-down at the bottom of this page!