Vintage Peacock Pocket Warmer Imported by John A Peterson Company Made in Occupied Japan Original Packaging


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Here is a very interesting item from the 1940s. It is a pocket warmer in the original packaging. The pocket warmer looks like a large cigarette lighter to me! The original Hot Pocket! It has a blue velvet case with a draw string.

The most interesting thing about it is that it is marked Made in Occupied Japan. For several years after WWII, the US controlled Japan. All items that were made during this time were marked with that phrase. The warmer was made in Japan for distribution by the John A Peterson Company.

I don't know if the Pocket Warmer works. It is being sold for display purposes only. The original box that it came in shows wear to the cardboard. The top flap to the box is missing. See photos for details.

An interesting addition to your vintage items collection. It measures 4 inches by 2 1/2 inches by about 3/8 inches thick. The overall dimensions for it inside the original packaging is 4 1/2 inches by 2 7/8 inches by 5/8 inches thick.

Thanks so much and please contact me should you have any questions about this listing. Please also stop by my Etsy store at to see more of my many wonderful vintage and antique items.

Many blessings to you!


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