Circa 1950 USAF 86th Fighter-Interceptor Wing (86th FIW) Lighter

Circa 1950 USAF 86th Fighter-Interceptor Wing (86th FIW) Lighter

Code: afpg40441


Product Description


THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until Further Notice, our Show Travel is over until January 2022 for The Porky Police & Fire Memorabilia Collectors Show in Claremont California on January 15th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, and the Holiday Season is not yet upon us.
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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1950 lighter for the United States Air Force 86th Fighter-Interceptpr Wing. The lighter is factory-engraved, showing the unit insignia and location Landstuhl Germany. The reverse shows an F-86 Fighter jet and a list of locations in Europe.

VINTAGE: Circa 1950.

SIZE: About 1-1/2"e; in width by 1-3/4"e; in height by about 1/2"e; in depth.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickeled brass with factory engraving on front and back.


MARKINGS: Manufacturer's markings on bottom: Zbelo MONOPOL.

ITEM NOTES: These Lighters that I am currently listing are part of a large collection that I have accumulated over the last 15 years. I will be selling more of this collection over the next few months.

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): There is a large loss of paint, but details are so fine it is not really a distraction.

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