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Live Auction

Annual New Years Auction

Sat, Dec 30, 2023 01:00PM EST
Lot 279

Wallace & Tiernan Marine Light

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

UPDATED specifications. Salesman's demonstration cutaway sample Light Changer. External component labeled FA-148. Internal component labeled Model FA-238. Piece measures approximately 25" high, 13" wide at its widest (with a 9" base). The lens is cracked in two places and the paint (potentially not original) is experiencing some chipping and wear. The back panel appears to be missing so the inner workings are exposed. There is no visible power supply and there are several instances of electrical tape wrapping the wiring inside. Therefore it is untested and sold as-is. A switch has been affixed to the back that, depending on which way it is flipped, is meant to simulate daylight or a burned out bulb. A fine candidate for restoration for any nautical aficionados. Large and heavy shipping item. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: maritime, navigation, shipping, sailing, boating, Lighthouse, Light House, Dock, Pier, Harbor

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