Nantucket Lightship in a Silver Frame
The Nantucket Lightship stands as a maritime sentinel, an iconic beacon of seafaring history anchored in the waters off the Massachusetts coast. Its distinctive red hull, adorned with a crisp white superstructure, cuts through the mist and fog, signaling a guiding light to mariners navigating the treacherous waters surrounding Nantucket. Stationed stoically, this floating lighthouse transcends its utilitarian purpose, becoming a symbol of resilience and maritime heritage. Perched atop the lightship, the lantern room, housing a luminous beacon, continues to cast its reassuring glow, a testament to the enduring importance of navigational aids in the ever-evolving tapestry of seafaring. The Nantucket Lightship, with its rich legacy and unwavering commitment to maritime safety, is a living testament to the maritime legacy of the New England coast.
Total size 9.5 x11.5 including frame
Image size is 4.5 x 6.5
Includes mat and framed in a silver frame.
Original Photo by Susan K. Gillis