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1948 3 barrel 
Curtiss Wright Aviation
Beautiful pair of 1961-62 U.S. military, field engraved lighters. Double sided.
Both are mint & in their original boxes.
New Sept 18 2013
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1977 Scrimshaw "THE OUTRIGGER"

One of the more rare lighters in my collection is this 1977 "Outrigger"
This style was not a production model. 
In 1976 / 77 Zippo test marketed this lighter, along with two other styles using real Scrimshaw, but due to the high cost of manufacturing, dropped the line and later manufactured  similar models made from acrylic.
There are only 4 of these (in this design) know to me .
Each one different in subtle ways as they were carved by hand and never mass produced. 
Vintage Abercrombie & Fitch / ZIPPO
Hand chased, 14&18k Gold gilded ( Gilt ) case 
Ca. 1959

NOTE, I have seen a handfull of these. Some websites suggest there is only one, but that is not correct
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Factory numbered 1 thru 30 !!!
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1951 Fairchild Missles
1946 Tall Case
1947
1953 Steel Case
1953 Steel Case Kelvinator
1937 Gold Windy box.