Dating penguin lighter
They have military insignias with all the different submarines, about two dozen that he served on. Value can change: The value of an item is dependent upon many things, including the condition of the object itself, trends in the market for that kind of object, and the location where the item will be sold.
APPRAISER: Well, he amassed quite a collection of Penguin lighters and as you say, they do have the ship's mascot, if you will, or what the ship's name is. That was the first thing that impressed me so much is they're all in the original boxes with the original tissue paper. These are just some of the reasons why the answer to the question "What's it worth?
I'm hoping it's not a replica but a WW2 Trench Lighter.
I got it in an antique store whilst traveling in Bulgaria, I can't find any engravings on it unless I'm looking in the wrong place?
The lighter wasn’t invented until 1823 by a German chemist named Johann Wolfgang Döbereiner.
The match wasn’t invented until about 1805, and early matches were expensive and dangerous.Also the wheel is jammed, anyone know how I can repair it?