Large Size Solid Brass Port (Red) and Starboard (Green) Oil Navigation Lamps - 15"
large size solid brass finish navigation oil lamps that are replicas of lamps required on all vessels that are
underway (moving) at night. The Left side of a vessel
is called the "Port" side and requires a Red light while the
Right side is called the "Starboard" side and requires a
Brass Large Size Red and
Green lamps are hand machined and replicate navigation
lamps used on tall ships from the romantic era of sail. The
glass "Fresnel" style lenses magnify the light
of the small oil lamp inside. They can also have electric light
kits installed for safer use. Great for a tavern
or restaurant where a nautical decor is desired.
Lamps such as these were
used on sailing ships for hundreds of years and are
still in use today on sailing ships worldwide.
Size: 15" tall with handle down.
Set of Two Lamps