1927 IMCO 105107 IFA pocket cigarette lighter

"Made in Austria" by Julius Meister & Co., Vienna. The company was active from 1920 to 2012 and together with US firm Ronson represented the oldest lighter manufacturer in the world. The brand name was purchased in 2013 by the Japanese company Windmill and together with its Austrian association continues to enjoy widespread brand awareness in the Chinese market. Depicted with a 1930's cigarette trade card featuring a "fit Spanish beauty". Second picture shows a Chinese Tmall store that continues to sell the brand with the emphasis on its Austrian heritage.

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    Mahmud Itfy Alzridi (Thursday, 13 May 2021 04:59)

    Contract Ref: MOFLIB317
    Duration: 24 Months
    Delivery Terms: CIF port of Tripoli Libya.
    Terms of Payment: 100% wire transfer from a first-Class Bank.

    Attention Sir/ Madam,
    As the above refers, Our Company (AMASI COMPANY) registered in Libya is working directly with various ministries in Libya as a government contractor.
    We got a direct mandate from the minister of Finance Libya to seek your cooperation in various urgent supplies to Libya on CIF port of Tripoli.
    I will reveal more procedural information to you upon your re-confirmation.

    With best regards,
    CEO: Mr Mahmud Itfy Alzridi.
    Company: Amasi Company
    Registered Address: Misurata-Libya