You’re looking at a Vintage PERKO 360 Degree Fresnel Lantern. PERKO trademark began in 1922, and the company became Perkins Marine Lamp and Hardware Corporation in 1932, located in Brooklyn, New York.
This lantern showcases antique brass and a 360-degree clear fresnel glass. Its brass plaque reads: “PERKO, Reg Trademark, Manufacturers, Perkins Marine Lamp & Hardware Corp., Brooklyn, NY.” Once an oil burner, it’s now burner-less, as seen in the photos.
The Perko Lantern exudes vintage and rustic charm, perfect for a fireplace mantle.
This item is available for consignment sale by a private Cleveland collector. Each piece in this collection reflects their deep passion for maritime history. You may uncover unique treasures not easily found elsewhere online.
Height With Handle: 22″
Without Handle: 17″
Base Diameter: 9 1/2″
Glass Height: 6″
Weight: 15 lbs.