To access the bulb, simply spin off the top section of the light. This is a great light to consider for using inside, however be careful of using it outside near saltwater because the aluminum will corrode slowly over time when exposed to salty air.It's in overall good condition with light wear from use on a vessel. The ribbed glass globe is original and may have some surface wear. The item "14 Inch Vintage Aluminum Nautical Ship's Pendant Light" is in sale since Friday, October 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maritime\Maritime Lamps & Lighting". The seller is "big_ship_salvage" and is located in Milan, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.