Pocket Lighter

Pocket Lighter

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Object Name
Other Terms
Lighter, Pocket; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
ca 1920 - 1940
place made
United States
Physical Description
brass (case, fitment material)
iron (spark wheel material)
ferrocerium (flint material)
cotton (wick material)
tinder (tinder material)
overall: 2 5/8 in x 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Capt. Frank J. Reppa, Jr.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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