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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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.