This is a WWI trench art lighter that makes use of a Maria Theresa Thaler silver coin. One side of the lighter has the bust of Maria Theresa and the other side has the royal eagle symbol. The lighter has a 1 1/2" diameter and a 3/8" thickness. It has a flint wheel but not a wick. The condition is very good.
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