Large Deck Prism
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Large Deck Prism:
These deck prisms were "skylights" installed point-down in the 19th century sailing ship decks to provide light, evenly distributed by the six facets, to cabins below. During a major restoration of theCharles W. Morgan, 1977-1984, it was discovered that several of the original deck prismhad been cracked and damaged. Molds were taken from the original 19th-century prisms and hand-cast replicas were produced to replace them. Our glass deck prisms are still hand cast here in the United States.
- 4-1/2"h x 4"w