Large example of the 1851 GOODYEAR PATENT corkscrew. Unmarked, as they usually are, this one is over three inches when closed.
This corkscrew features a simple ribbed design. Mechanism is working properly and the corkscrew worm has a sharp point.
Closed it measures 3 1/4" in length. Open, the worm is 2 1/2" long.
Nice condition. A hard to find piece.
Circa 1900 ivory handled (boar's tusk) corkscrew with decorative sterling mounts on each end. Corkscrew handle measures 5 3/4"" from end to end. The worm measures 3 3/8" from the tip to the bottom of the handle. The tip is sharp.
Marked STERLING on the larger end
One of the smallest folding bow shape corkscrews I have every seen - 1 1/4" x 5/8" dating from the turn of the century. The worm is sharp and is the full expected length. This corkscrew would have been used for medicine or perfume bottles at a time when liquids were corked.
An unsigned bronze corkscrew attributed to Hagenauer in the form of a monkey. I have had this same corkscrew in the past and it was signed Hagenauer. This one has no marks.
Stands 2 1/8" high and measures 4" wide to the tip of the corkscrew.
Vintage Scandinavian pewter corkscrew in the shape of a Sea Serpent or Snake. Sharp pointed worm.
5" long x 3 1/2" wide
Has advertising on the wood sheath that reads:
"Coon Club Whiskey"
Family Liquor Store
Back Bay, Dudley, Mass.
Nice addition to any corkscrew collection!
8 1/4" tall figural corkscrew. Inside it reads Mod. Dept Italy. Sommelier is on the front.
Works fine, needs a light polishing. The black interior looks almost unused.
Set of 32 pieces, 11 goblets, 11 bowls, 10 champagne. Circa 1930, will enhance the beauty of your table or cabinet. Hand painted panel of flowers. Goblet 7" tall, 5 1/2" diam rim & base. Champagne 5 1/4" tall, 4" diam. at rim, 3 1/4" diam base. Bowls 2 1/2" tall, 4 3/4" diam. top, 2 3/4" base.
Really wonderful old advertising bottle opener with a wooden handle and steel coil. Measures 3 1/2" in L and has the following printed ad:
"J.E. POOR,Imported and Domestic Wines and Liquors, Ales and Beers, 339 MASS AVE.
BOSTON, MASS, tel. Ken. 3766" and the line "TRADE (DECAPITATOR) MARK" A wonderful old bottle opener in excellent condition!
Antique ivory handled corkscrew with elaborate sterling decorative caps on each end and and sterling in the center. Corkscrew handle measures 5 1/2" from end to end. The worm measures 3 3/4" from the tip to the bottom of the handle.
Condition: There is a small dent on the edge of one cap. The ivory has some age cracks which are not unusual.
Overall, a very special and hard to find corkscrew
19th Century STAG HORN CORKSCREW with one end carved as a wild boar's head with glass eyes. Stag Horn Handle measures 7 1/2 inches. Nice carving. The diamond shape pattern shank/worm is 4 3/4" long with a sharp tip. Great condition - no chips or breaks.
ANRI WINE CELLAR DIORAMA
A Rare Anri Item: A wine cellar scene with a trio of monks. This scene contains 3 monks and when you lift off their heads, they are a bottle opener, a corkscrew and a cork. I am particularly fond of the sitting monk with the metal eyeglasses...
A humorous monk sitting on the edge of a wine barrel. Head is a corkscrew and wine bottle is a bottle opener. The wood carvings are crisp and detailed with vivid paint.
Measures 6" in height. The bottom is marked Italy.
Carved stag horn handle corkscrew in the shape of an alligator. Handle measures 6" in length and 4" long. Nice carving. Great condition - no chips or breaks. Corkscrew worm is sharp.
Antique horn handled corkscrew with elaborate sterling Art Nouveau decorative caps on each end. The sterling is signed with the Gorham logo, STERLING, B342. Three initial monogram in script "CCD" on one end.
Interesting cage corkscrew mechanism marked GERMANY on the frame. Some minor wear on the sterling caps otherwise, this corkscrew is in very good to excellent condition.
Horn handle measures 7" wide x 6 1/2" long