Windproof

Made:
c.1968 in Japan

Zenith windproof petrol and flint wheel pocket lighter for pipe and cigarette. Engraved on one side with map of Vietnam, on other side female bust holding a bird in the open hand. Supposedly a US soldier's lighter during the Vietnam war. Made in Japan c.1968.

Details

Category:
Firemaking
Object Number:
2001-602
type:
petrol lighter
credit:
Wheeldon, Graham
status:
Permanent collection

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