Cigarette lighters; LDMRD 0951.15

From

Museum of Richmond

Name/Title

Cigarette lighters

About this object

Three cigarette lighters: a purple Asprey lighter, a white Ronson and a metal lighter with a George V portrait.

Place Made

England

Place Notes

The Ronson lighter was made in England.

Medium and Materials

Metal

Inscription and Marks

On Silver lighter:
"GEORGEIVS V DEI GRA:BRITT:OMN:REX FID DEF:IND:IMP.

On Ronson Lighter:
Ronson Reg. Trade Mark
Made in England
British Pat. No
621570

Measurements

Asprey Lighter:
Length: 77mm
Width: 27mm
Height: 5mm

Ronson Lighter:
Length: 44mm
Width: 14mm
Height: 36mm

Silver Lighter:
Diameter: 30mm
Height: 51mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic

Subject and Association Keywords

Tobacco

Object Type

Cigarette Lighter

Object number

LDMRD 0951.15

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Domestic
Tobacco

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