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  • Item Category: Alcohol & Smoking
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 01, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

You are viewing a vintage Northwest Orient Airlines lighter, made by "Sharn". The manufacturer's name is engravedin script onthe bottom, along with the words "Special Quality" in print. On the front of the lighter is a round, raised enamel icon of the Northwest Fan-Jet tail. The first Northwest Airlines Fan-jets (Boeing 720's) were put into service in July, 1961. The lighter measures about 2-1/4" by 1-1/2" wide. It is in excellent shape cosmetically, and is even producing a spark when fliched -- it possibly needs a new wick and some butane, and I think it will be 100% functional. Add this vintage gem to your Northwest collection! This item is part of a large collection of aviation and Northwest Airlines memorabilia currently being listed and which will be listed in the future. It has been in the private collection of a former international stewardess. Item comes from a smoke-free environment. Winning bidder pays all shipping and insurance costs (required on all breakable items) and MUST CONTACT ME WITHIN 3 DAYS OF AUCTION END AS PROVIDED BY EBAY RULES TO CONFIRM KNOWLEDGE OF WIN. PAYMENT IS DUE WITHIN 7 DAYS OF AUCTION END, OR A NON-PAYING BIDDER DISPUTE MAY BE INITIATED, WITH RESULTING FEEDBACK. I accept ONLY money orders and cashier's checks at this time.....NO PAYPAL! Sorry! We would prefer not to accept any personal checks;

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