Rare 1905 Advertising Corkscrew or Opener for Somersworth, NH Bottler, Agent of Portsmouth Brewery
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Rare 1905 Advertising Corkscrew or Opener for Somersworth, NH Bottler, Agent of Portsmouth Brewery

Code: advb10004nh-CON

$125.00

Product Description

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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a rare and great pre-Prohibition (circa 1905) advertising corkscrew or bottle opener for W. Ashton Horn, a Somersworth, New Hampshire bottler and agent for the Portsmouth Brewing Company (aka the Harris and Mathes Co.). Open your ale, lager or pop bottle with a souvenir from the year Portsmouth hosted the Peace Treaty that officially ended the Russo-Japanese War!

VINTAGE: Circa 1905.

SIZE: Approximately 4-1/8 in length and 1-3/8 in width.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Wood, nickel-plated brass.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an old New Hampshire breweriana collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay CON-RLB-VHX14(6/93) LAFEX4/14 SLABEX4/16

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The opener has some minor splits in the handle and some small areas of wear/oxidation.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.