Dating zippo lighters - Zippo: History | Zippo.com


Bottom Stamp: The appearance of the word "Zippo" in the bottom stamp provides another clue to dating. There have been three major changes, as shown in inset. From 1. 93. 3 to the mid 5. Zippo was stamped in block letters. The Zippo script logo was developed in the late 4. In the late 7. 0s the logo was redesigned. It was incorporated into the bottom stamp in 1.

This petrol and flint, brass lighter was a promotional giveaway with the purchase of cigarettes. c. 1991. This (and other No. 5 lighters) seems to be based on the nearly identical Orlik No. 5 lighter produced probably in the 1930s in Austria.
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Dating zippo lighters

Dating zippo lighters