Vintage 1940s Royal Case-Lite cigarette case and lighter combination
Vintage 1940s Royal Case-Lite cigarette case and lighter combination . Made by the Royal Case-Lite Company in Detroit, Michigan.
Both holder bars are hallmarked "ROYAL CASE - LITE" and "MADE IN USA".
Size closed : 11 x 8 x 1.5 cm
Size open : 20 x 8 x 1.5 cm
By pulling the snuffer cap on the lighter mechanism, the entire lighter assembly slides out of the top for refueling and flint replacement.
In excellent working condition., this case lighter features precision quality workmanship and materials combined with innovative design. On the outside, the top has an engine turned checkerboard pattern with diagonal arrow and clean (not engraved) cartouche in the lower right corner. The bottom has the same checkerboard pattern as the top without the arrow and cartouche. The sides and upper lighter assembly have a shiny chrome-like finish. Inside, both interior walls have an engine turned overlapping swirl design with shiny silver tone spring loaded holder bars.