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Most Expensive Lighter in the World

5 October 2015

Most Expensive Lighter in the World

If you’re wondering which is the most expensive lighter in the world, Ealuxe has the answer!

A lighter, a device which is portable and generates flames and ignites a fire, is used to light fire and a style statement mostly for people who are smokers.

It is made of a container or made of plastic or metal, in which a pressurized liquid gas or inflammable liquid is kept and serves as a means of ignition.

The ignition may be from a stone and metal roller or electronically generated sparks. A lighter is an excellent gift idea, especially if the person is a smoker and loves expensive accessories.

The person who owns the world’s highest priced lighter must have style, a strong personality and a very good paid job because is not that cheap.

The first lighter that could be handled with one hand was invented in 1924, by Alfred Dunhill. Since 1924, lighters became a luxury accessory, made of gold, silver, platinum and embellished with diamonds and other precious gems.

One of those is ‘Silver and Jadeite Ashtray and Lighter’, the most valuable lighter in the world.
Priced at $254.500, the luxurious item is made of Jadeite, one of the toughest known gem materials.

Most Expensive Lighter in the World - EALUXE.COM | Jadeite Extract
Jadeite Extract via ambergift.lt

Everybody knows something about Jadeite. The gem is formed in metamorphic rocks under high pressure and relatively low temperature condition and, usually, its color is light green.

Created in 1920s by Edward I Farmer, in New York, Silver and Jadeite Ashtray and Lighter is a rare antique. Some call it jewelry. We like to call it the definition of style and class.

Among the bright green and Celadon, the colored piece is decorated with jadeite Kui dragon belt hooks, which fits perfectly with the engraved decorations silver tray and also features two glass compartments.

An exquisite lighter holder in the center holds the exquisite silver lighter with jadeite plaques carved with persimmon scrolls.

Most Expensive Lighter in the World - EALUXE.COM | Silver and Jadeite Ashtray and Lighter
Silver and Jadeite Ashtray and Lighter via transuniv.blogspot.com

This concludes our cover on the most expensive lighter in the world!

We hope you enjoyed our article and we will like to know your opinion about this luxurious item, so make sure you leave it in the comment section below.

For more interesting articles, we recommend checking out Top 10 Most Expensive Lighters in the World.