U.S. Navy Bakelite Ship Lantern Light c.1950
An original U.S. Navy all Bakelite ship lantern light. The light has a switch on the top. The light may or may not work. The 6 volt batteries are easily removable from the front plate and can be replaced. This piece has retained its original finish and has some minor blemishes. There are no cracks on the glass. The paint on the side has since been removed.
- CREATOR U.S. Navy.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1940s.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Bakelite, Glass.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 9 in. W 6.5 in. D 6 in.