In the original fitted box, a sterling silver corkscrew and bottle opener made by the Danish firm of W & S Sorensen in the pattern known as "Patricia" The design is both sleek and modernist.
Both the corkscrew and the bottle opener are marked W&S SORENSEN, STERLING, DENMARK
The corkscrew measures 4 1/4" long by 3 1/2" wide. The bottle opener measures 5 1/2" long
Both in excellent vintage condition
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!
Circa 1900 STAG HORN corkscrew with decorative sterling mounts on each end and 5 lines of sterling studs that decorate the corkscrew handle.
Corkscrew handle measures 7" from end to end. The worm measures 4 3/4" from the tip to the bottom of the handle. The tip is sharp.
Marked STERLING on the smaller end with a maker mark for Woodside Sterling Co.
A great addition to a corkscrew collection or gift for the wine enthusiast.
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.
A Rare Stoneware Wine Flask (called a “Schraubflasche” in German), cylindrical with a pewter screw top, sloped shoulder and white glazed body with applied silvered decoration of a scrolling branch with leaves and berries. Silvered underglazed mark on base.
Probably German, 18th Century (chip to base)
Sterling silver flask that holds 1/2 pint. It is hand-engraved on the front with a design and the wording "little brown jug". It measures almost 6.5" tall including the top and 4.25" at its widest. The top unscrews but there is a ring holding it in place so it cannot be lost. It is in great condition and the overall weight is 173 grams. Circa 1910, it is marked on the bottom (please see the pictures.)
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.
Measurements: TOTAL HEIGHT: 3 1/2" - Diameter of largest amber bead: 1" - TOTAL WEIGHT: 1 ounce
Tested and guaranteed as both (Baltic) amber and silver.
The original cork has dried and separated...
Antique English Pewter Spirits Measure, for use in a bar or pub, the two sections stamped: “1/4 Gill” and “1/2 GILL” respectively and both with other official stamps.
Antique English Sheffield plate tantalus with three stoppered cut crystal decanters. Mid 19th century. (minor wear to plate, minor chips to rims).
An American company established in Corning N.Y. in 1880 that did deeply etched and intricately detailed designs into glass blanks. They are known for brilliant American cut glass. These sherbets are stunning and we have a set of 12 tall goblets available to match. They are the "Clarendon" pattern and are 7 1/4" tall, and 4"diam. at rim. We have 12 in excellent condition plus 1 with slight chip. They are sold separately at $125. each
An American company established in Corning N.Y. in 1880 that did deeply etched and intricately detailed designs into glass blanks. They are known for brilliant American cut glass.
These goblets are stunning and we have a set of 12 sherbets available to match. They are the "Clarendon" pattern and are 8 3/4" tall, and 4"diam. at rim. We have 12 in excellent condition plus 3 with slight chip. They are sold separately at $250. each
This ceramic German stein was produced by Gertz. It has seit of 1862 on base.There are two scenes. one is a tavern scene and the other is of a house with foliage and flowers. The price is $35.00 plus postage and insurance.The stein measures 6.50" high and 2.50 " wide.
A rare and beautiful liquor decanter "Made in Italy for Luxardo 1969" on bottom. Fine detailed porcelain with elegant glazing. Great sculpting and details. This piece is in excellent condition and is 11" tall. Could hold flowers or serve as decoration because it does not really look like a decanter of spirits.
Extra Large Metal “Beaune” French Grape Hod
Grape hods were used in French vineyards during the grape harvest. Leather back straps would be used to attach the hod to the grape picker’s back as he/she worked the rows of grape vines.
The shape of this grape hod is referred to as “Beaune” which refers to the capital of Burgundy’s wine region...