Art Deco Avillar “Polly Parrot” Corkscrew

Art Deco Avillar “Polly Parrot” Corkscrew

Regular price R 950

Art Deco Avillar “Polly Parrot” Corkscrew
 
The vintage Polly Parrot crown cork bottle opener and corkscrew was designed and patented by Manual Avillar in 1929 and was made by Negbaur. The parrot-shaped opener is in the Art Deco style with the beak shaped to remove crown corks and the corkscrew concealed in the tail. The corkscrew is marked “USA PAT’D” and “NEGBAUR 5” (barely readable) on the base and “PAT’D NE” behind the worm.
 
Weight                                    98g
Age                                         Circa 1930
Dimensions                             Circa 13cm tall
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             H120
 
Available at Bancroft Antiques "vintage jewellery and quirky curiosities", Sandton, Johannesburg South Africa, +27828231492
 
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