A. Ward Hendrickson & Co Brass Masthead Marine Lan
A. WARD HENDRICKSON & CO BRASS MASTHEAD MARINE LANTERN, copper finish, bail handle and hinged cap, flat back and sides with four mounting lugs, maker's plate marked "MARINE LIGHTING A. WARD HENDRICKSON & CO. INC. BKLYN N.Y.", blue fresnal lens embossed "P. G. CO.", brass Perko font. Fitted with a No. 2 Plume & Atwood hinged lip burner, non-period chimney. First quarter 20th century. 24 3/4" HOA, 19 1/2" H to top of cap, 10 1/2" x 12 1/4".
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Very good overall condition, light denting and corrosion, several areas with some possible resoldering, globe with a 2" loss to one upper corner rib along with some minute nicks. Burner set-up undamaged.