Mexican Abalone Standing Fish Bottle Opener

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A marvelous and unusually large bottle opener shaped like a fish covered in mother-of-pearl “scales” and engineered to stand on its tail, creating movement as if jumping out of the water. Its mouth is made of bronze and is designed to open bottles. Mexican, circa 1950.



Height (when standing): 10.5"

Length: 15"

Width (tail fin): 5.75"

Width (body): 3.25"

Depth: 2.25"
Details
Place of Origin
Mexico
Date of Manufacture
1950's
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Bronze
Abalone
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
10.5 in. H x 15 in. W x 2.25 in. D
27 cm H x 38 cm W x 6 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U10040780401000
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Located in New York, NY

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