Beautiful 1959 Zippo USN Ship Lighter for the USS Saratoga CVA-60
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Beautiful 1959 Zippo USN Ship Lighter for the USS Saratoga CVA-60

Code: usnpg50002scv

$245.00

Product Description

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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Beautiful 1959 Zippo USN ship lighter for the USS Saratoga CVA-60 in excellent, lightly used condition. The lighter shows an image of the carrier bearing the number: 60 with a US Naval wing in yellow detail above and below it reads: "U. S. S. SARATOGA CVA - 60".

VINTAGE: Circa 1959

SIZE: Approximately 2-3/16" x 1-1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted, chrome-plated brass, cotton wick, steel

ATTACHMENT: Hinged lid

MARKINGS: "BRADFORD. PA. ZIPPO PAT. 2517191", "FOR BEST RESULTS USE ZIPPO FLINTS AND FLUID ZIPPO MFG. CO BRADFORD, PA. MADE IN ZIPPO U.S.A. PAT-2517191"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USN lighter collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBAX15 LBDEX5/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The lighter shows mild wear on the case, the reverse shows light scuff marks, overall it appears that the lighter was only lit a couple times, the wick is fairly new, nearly all the painted details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.