American # 3971
American Polished Steel and Brass Single Anchor Lantern, Circa 1880
American painted polished steel and brass single ship anchor lantern with original Fresnel lense, hoisting ring, protective cage, and original oil burner. Late 19th century Signed Wilcox- Crittenden and Company, Middle town, CT. Wilcox-Crittenden started with a small metal grommet company and grew to the largest manufacturer of nautical hardware in America.
$ 3,500 Retail
18" Tall / 8" Diameter