A very finely made Art Deco silver table cigar lighter modeled as a classical Roman lamp and of Aladdin shape by Henry C Davis, Birmingham and made in 1936. Made at the time of Edward VIII (‘the king that was never crowned’) this delightful lamp stands raised on an oval pedestal foot with a raised eagle neck handle molded with an eagle head terminal with the Aladdin shaped body with a screw in removable wick holder a removable funnel with a pincer action measure with flame finial handle. The body of the lighter has an overlay flow design with makers silver assay marks to the foot dating the piece to 1936.
Provenance: Acquired from the UK Art market.
In good original condition with light wear associated with age and use.
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