AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light
AGA portable lighthouse light

AGA portable lighthouse light

c. 1940 United States

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A World War II portable lighthouse lamp by AGA (American Gas Accumulator Co.) of New Jersey.

The light has been polished and rewired for domestic electricity.

The optics use a magnifying fourth order Fresnel lens and parabolic mirror.

These portable lights were used by the US Lighthouse Service in the 1940's to mark shifting entrances to rivers and harbours, and were also used by US Navy in the Pacific to mark island airstrips during WWII.

With transport case. (Case dimensions: H: 21 1/4. W: 37 D: 22.inches).
Dimensions
Height 74.00 inch (187.96 cm)
Width 40.00 inch (101.60 cm)
Depth 36.00 inch (91.44 cm)
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