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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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
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.