This unusual dressing table lighter was made by 'REGENT of London' between 1955 and 1959 in London, England. The gold-tone brass lighter base is pierced and has floral petit point needlework panels (tent stitch embroidery). The structure of the lighter base is made of wood. The design of the case is marked:
Made in England (not always present)
The wick lighter insert is made of brass, no markings are available.
The table lighter was sold alone or in a vanity set comprising of an matching alarm clock, candlesticks, rectangular musical trinket box, powder box with mirror lid but also a dressing table tray, hair brush, mirror and manicure set with stand and perfume bottle (not pictured).
Weight: 230 grams
- height: 5.8 cm
- width: 4.9 cm
- length: 7.9 cm