Smith & Son (Stephen Smith). 18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own): A cavalry regiment of the British army, first formed in 1759. It saw service for two centuries, including in WW1, before being amalgamated with the 13th Hussars to form the 13th/18th Hussars in 1922. From my research I have discovered that Colonel T. Phillips, who presented the lighter, was later promoted to Major-General within the same regiment.
Summary: Victorian sterling silver military cigar lighters in the form of an Aladdins Lamp are quite scarce & rarely come up for sale. A nice piece of history relating to the 18th Royal Hussars. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver".gloryhunter" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Korea, South, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Kuwait, Philippines, Qatar, Uruguay, Vietnam, Russian Federation.