Unused Authentic 2011 Zippo F-11 Matte Black Lighter For Sale
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Unused Authentic 2011 Zippo F-11 Matte Black Lighter: $20.00
Presented here is an Unused Authentic 2011 Zippo F-11 MatteBlack Lighter
The Zippo timeline begins in the early 1930s, at the Bradford CountryClub in Bradford, Pennsylvania. Mr. Blaisdell watched a friend struggleawkwardly to use a cumbersome, Austrian-made lighter. In late 1932 Mr.Blaisdell decided to reconstruct the Austrian lighter. He fabricated a smallrectangular case and attached a lid with a hinge. He preserved the chimneydesign which protected the flame. The result was an attractive lighter that waseasily operated with one hand. The name “Zippo” was created by Mr. Blaisdell.
This authentic Matte Black Zippo features an all metal construction with the distinctive Zippo click.Its iconic design is known to be wind-proof and refillable for a lifetime. Thefront bottom has the Zippo logo in white with a red flame. Bottom plate is goldtone with the F-11 (June 2011) date code. The lighter insert has a K-11 date code. Lighter measures 2.2” X 1.5” closed.
This lighter is in an unused / unfired pre-owned condition. The case has a few random micro marks from storage outside a box but noscratches all over that are typical of used lighters. Lighter insert showsscratches from removal and insertion into case. Wadding on the lighter insertis new with no signs of being fueled. The wick shows some darkening on top,that is most likely from testing the flint. Flint roller and flint sparks bright.Not tested with fuel.
Light your next smoke in style with this elegant Zippo windproof lighter.It will be noticed and inspirecompliments. It will make an admirable addition to any lighter / tobacciana collection.
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