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Thai Silver Zippo Lighter

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Instruments and Implements: Pre 1950: item # 1188198

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Thai Silver Zippo Lighter
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Exceptionally fine old Thai “Siam Silver” repousse Zippo lighter case with Apsaras, Erawan and Garuda depicted. I have collected about 7 of these since 1974 and this is the finest one I have ever seen. This one has workmanship on all sides except the bottom where it has a Siam Sterling hallmark and the initials D J M etched; normally these are only worked on the front and back. These are occasionally offered on Ebay but you will never see one with such a high standard of craftsmanship that can no longer be done these days. This one is pre 1950 in good working order; there is one minor “knock” on the lid easily seen in enlargements.

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