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English Art Deco Chrome and Wrinkle Paint Architectural Automatic Table Lighter

$775

About

This unusual English Art Deco chrome and black wrinkle paint, wheel and flint table lighter features an asymmetrical and architectural design. The body of the lighter is a chrome-plated pillar that is sliced off at an angle at the top and at the bottom is mounted to a black double offset disk base that in turn sits on three pill shaped disk feet. The wheel and flint mechanism is triggered automatically when the lighter is lifted up from a flat service. This lighter is unsigned and the only marking is the word Petrol incised into the fuel filler screw on the underside. The lighter is in excellent condition with only light signs of age and is working well.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 4.75 in. (12.07 cm)Diameter: 3.25 in. (8.26 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    EnameledMetal,PlatedChrome
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1936
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. This lighter is working well but at Decollect we sell our items for their design attributes rather thant their functional attributes and for this reason can give no guarantees as to this 80 year old lighter's continued performance.
  • Seller Location
    Port Hope, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: DD 0005941stDibs: LU100037074943

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Port Hope, Canada
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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