this milestone anniversary year for both Zippo Manufacturing
& Roseart Companies
a total of 500 custom imprinted,
consecutively numbered Zippo lighters were produced.
The first 15 pieces of each model were assembled in a
specially packaged collectors set.
It is important to
note the unique finishes on these lighters & the special
to Roseart for their use. The first
four are gold plated, which had been dropped as an available
option by Zippo due to the escalating price of gold at the
The fifth is Champagne, which was also an
uncataloged finish and not available to the average
customer. A printed card explaining this was included in the