1930s Ronson Lighter and Ashtray Model 8864
Circa 1930s Ronson lighter striker monkey manufactured by Art Metal Works Inc., also known as Ronson between 1930-1940 in Newark, New Jersey. The striker wand is on the top of the monkey's head and the flint strip is on the arm. The striker lighter base is die casted and the finish is called "Imperial Bronze"and the small ashtray is in the shape of a clamshell. Please note of wear consistent with age including finish loss and patina.