Anri Treen Carved Lime Wood Mechanical Bottle Stopper Italian Grandma Antique c1920

Albert BUTTIGIEG

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This charming Anri kitsch style bottle stopper carved from A solid piece of Lime wood and has a pull down mechanical leaver at the back that allows the mouth to open and close and is spring loaded so leaver will come back up with a little pressure to keep the mouth then closed when not in use. The wood is in great condition and the cork stopper is still intact and whole , the decorative paint has great wear which adds to its charm and patina.

Dimensions 11.5 x 1.4 x 5 cm or 4.5 x 0.5 x 1.9 inches
Weight 22.9 grans or 14.7 pennyweight