Colonial Onion Lights – Handcrafted With Pride In America

“Since 1979 One Goal, One Passion… To Bring Yesteryear To Light.”
A Legacy Of Authentic Craftsmanship

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$495 – $515

Copper Onion Wall Light


$475 – $495

Colonial Onion Wall Light


$649 – $669

Colonial Onion Post Lanterns


$629 – $649

Onion Brass Wall Lights


$389 – $409


$209 – $419

Hammerworks Onion Post Lights: POL12


$469 – $489

Colonial Onion Wall Lanterns


$349 – $369

Hanging Copper Onion Lights


$209 – $419

Copper Onion Wall Lantern


$279 – $299

Colonial Onion Lights

Above all, Hammerworks offers a collection of handcrafted Colonial Onion Lights in a range of styles and sizes. Most importantly, we carefully handcraft each classic style lantern with historical accuracy. Therefore, you can choose from several sizes of a primitive wall, post or Hanging models for your antique period style home. As always, our reproduction onion lanterns are made in your choice of antique copper, brass or custom verdigris Finish Options. In addition, we offer them with your choice of standard single bulb or a variety of candelabra style options. 

New England Craftsmanship

No matter what, onion lanterns are synonymous with a quintessential nautical design defining old New England Craftsmanship. Of course, originally used as work lights on fishing vessels, these solid copper or brass fixtures have evolved to become suitable for a wide range of home designs. As a result, while they are popular for Cape Cod Style Homes, they are also ideal for Early American, New England Farmhouse, Traditional and Lakeside Homes among others.

Cape Cod Home Onion Wall Lights

No matter what, Hammerworks reproduction Cape Cod Home Onion Wall Lights are practical and functional for any setting. Furthermore, they coordinate with the similarly designed post and hanging fixtures.  Also, our Cape Cod Style Lanterns are made in several sizes, from the petite OL6 to the imposing RG12 model. Thus you will find one just right for any space.

Additionally, you can use them in both indoor & outdoor settings. Of course, the apparent placement is on the exterior of your home. However, interior uses range from entrance halls & kitchens to family rooms, bedrooms & bathrooms. Consequently, they’re suitable wherever a light is needed. Not only that, the attractive design blends well with many decorative designs.

New England Style Colonial Onion Post Lights 

As always, we create New England Style Onion Post Lights completely by hand in your choice of solid copper or brass.  Consequently, they withstand harsh weather conditions and will not rust or corrode.  Furthermore, these pole mounts have a standard 3″ post collar. Therefore, you can mount one on the Wooden or Aluminum Lantern Pole of your choice. In addition, we offer these post fixtures in three different sizes (Models OL10, OL12 and RG12 ). Thus, you can choose from either a Round or Onion shaped glass globe. Finally, they coordinate perfectly with Cape Cod wall and Hanging fixture styles.

Hanging Colonial Onion Lights 

Especially relevant, we create a selection of Hanging Colonial Onion Lights to complement the post and wall lanterns. Therefore, with a variety of sizes are available you can easily complete your lighting design. Also, choose from the same solid copper, brass or custom verdigris finish. Most importantly, each rustic hanging light fixture is equipped with a matching ceiling canopy and 2 feet of chain. Not only that, just as with our Colonial Wooden Chandeliers additional chain is available for a minimal charge. In addition, we make hanging onion lights with your choice of a standard single downlight or a variety of candelabra options. Furthermore, we supply them with sturdy clear glass for excellent illumination.

Of course, Early American hanging onion pendants are primarily intended as outdoor lighting. However, you can use them in many interior places around your home. Consequently, from Foyers to Kitchen Island Lighting and beyond, the classic style of our Colonial Home Hanging Onion Lights lends itself to a multitude of uses.

Colonial Home Outdoor Lanterns 

  Certainly, we also offer a wide variety of Colonial Home Outdoor Lanterns. Above all, each rustic style outdoor light fixture is always made completely by hand in the USA. In addition, any of these primitive outdoor lights coordinate nicely to “mix and match” with the onion styles. For example, pair the Cape Cod Wall Lights or the Copper Light W101 with POL12 Post mount for a simple yet classic effect. Finally, our exterior lighting models include Early American post mounts, wall sconce and hanging light fixtures.

Early American Lighting 

Above all, our collection of Early American Lighting complements a wide variety of architectural home designs. Most of all, this historic style lighting collection offers a classic look sure to please. Select the simple lines of  Colonial New England Style Copper Post Lantern  P101 or wall lantern “Sturbridge” WM102 for a refined and graceful appearance. Thus, from a time-honored Colonial Williamsburg, Cape Cod Cottage or New England Style Farmhouse, any of our Traditional Home Lanterns are ideal.

Lantern Style Choices

In conclusion, at Hammerworks you’ll find we create a wide-ranging collection of Lantern Style Choices. Thus, you’re sure to find the right handcrafted light fixtures to complement your home. From a simple Early American Salt Box, Traditional Colonial, Log Home or Cape Cod Cottage, we offer the appropriate lighting. In addition to the Onion Light Collection, our designs include Tudor, Traditional, Primitive, and Arts & Crafts Styles.  Not only that, the majority of our rustic wall lanterns complement matching post & hanging styles. Consequently, Hammerworks is the primary source for outdoor lights, adding the perfect finishing touch to the architectural style of your home.

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