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Lighter

Description

Tankard form lighter w/ slightly tapered cylindrical body and flat bottom. Rolled circular mouth. Hinged flat circular lid w/ cut-out to receive lighter. S-shaped strap handle w/ cutout to hang on wall.

Details

Maker
Cape Cod Shop (Maker)
Date
1900-1920
Location of origin
MA, USA, Cape Cod
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
sheet metal
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
brass (alloy)
LIGHTER
lighters (fire-making equipment)
Sheet Brass
sheet metal
Dimensions
6.375 x 5.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.255
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25193

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