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Alderson and Gyde electrified nautical brass lantern, circa 1941

Alderson and Gyde electrified nautical brass lantern, circa 1941
Item# 2810
$295.00

Details

Alderson and Gyde electrified nautical brass lantern, circa 1941
- All original (kerosene lamp converted to electric)
- Signed “Alderson & Gyde Ltd., 1941, Birmingham”
- Brass, glass, porcelain reflector, wooden handle
- Very good condition (weathered polished patina)
- 16-1/2" tall, 8-1/2" wide, 5" deep
- Working line switch on fixture (may also use wall switch)
- Circa 1941
- Fixture has been rewired
- Hole in one side is slide opener used for match insertion to light kerosene; hole in other side was used to regulate flame
- 40-watt maximum standard light bulb recommended; will also accommodate some low-watt energy efficient bulbs
- Light bulb shown in photos not included


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