Brass lighthouse oil lantern
The classic lighthouse lamp is always a popular sell. It was in the olden days, usedIn lighthouses all over the world to light the way and guard harbours for ships at night.Our lighthouse lantern is made of hand machined heavy gauge brass with five heavy glass "fresnel" style lenses that magnify the light from the oil lamp inside so that it is visible for 20 nautical miles. Therefore the rotating lighthouse beacon could be seen far out to sea to guide mariners safely home. These lanterns would burn for up to 10 hours before refilling.A handcrafted masterpiece, this polished brilliance is fully functional. It would enhance the look of any deck or patio.Thanks for viewing.