Bottle Opener Carl Aubock Austrian Design by Arthur Salm Brown leather Modernist Neptune Fish collectible barware MCM 1950s gift for him

$235.88

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This is the iconic Bottle Opener designed by the prestigious Carl Aubock , Austrian Design this is the version marked by Arthur Salm with Brown leather.
Modernist Neptune Fish collectible barware MCM 1950s, a perfect gift for him!

This is a very decorative Carl Aubock figural design bottle opener in shape of a fish; made of metal and leather.

Year made: 1950s to 1960

Materials: Bridle leather and Stainless Steel

Dimensions: 9 ½” x 1 ½” x 3/8” / 24 cm lenght

The stainless steel opener is encased in brown leather with hand crafted saddle stitching.
This version had the steel produced by Arthur Salm and did not have the Auböck name on them and were only marked Stainless with the AS cypher for Arthur Salm, had their leather, wood, horn and cane handles crafted by hand at the Werkstätte Carl Auböck.

Carl Auböck (1900-1957), a painter and designer, is one of the most remarcable artists of Austria. After a series of different apprenticeships (for example as a bronze worker) and studies ( Academy of Art in Vienna) he takes over the workshop of his father in 1926. While he aligns his craft work with his customers of Vienna and the USA, he also tries himself out as a painter and creates master pieces of the Austrian classic modern art.

At the beginning of the 40ties, he develops an extraordinary style for everday-life subjects, which made him famous internationally.

Made of stainless steel and hand-stitched leather. Stamped "AS rostfrei" (= stainless in German) and Solingen.

Light signs of wear (minor scratches, discolorations on the leather and some tiny stains ), but great vintage condition overall.

Good vintage conditions with traces of age and use.
Since my items are vintage, it means that they are aged and they will have some wear. Please look at all of the photos carefully and ask any questions before making your purchase.

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For environmental reasons, I try to reuse packaging materials where possible.

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