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International Costumes Military Soldiers/Toy Soldier Men Figural Wood & Cork Bottle Stoppers Set of 4 (“Cognac”, “Gin”, “Vermouth” & “Whisky”/Whiskey) Vintage ca 1950s-1960s   <b><span style='color:red'>*****FIRST CLASS SHIPPING INCLUDED – DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY!*****</span></b><span style='color:purple'>

Title   International Costumes Military Soldiers/Toy Soldier Men Figural Wood & Cork Bottle Stoppers Set of 4 (“Cognac”, “Gin”, “Vermouth” & “Whisky”/Whiskey) Vintage ca 1950s-1960s *****FIRST CLASS SHIPPING INCLUDED – DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY!*****

Seller ID   International Costumes Soldiers Bottle Stoppers

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Item/Description: Vintage ca 1950s-1960s set of four (4) whimsically charming, figural wooden bottles stoppers, delightfully and artistically colorfully hand-painted to replicate international soldiers authentically attired in the uniforms of their respective countries and labeled with the names of a variety of liquors.

***Each of these adorable, folk art-esque handpainted cork-bottomed, black-rimmed military-themed stoppers not only represents a different country and branch of its military service, but they also bear the names of the following four (4) alcoholic spirits/liquors/liqueurs/cordials/aperitifs (sometimes erroneously spelled “apertifs”):

*The “Cognac” stopper is a bespectacled Frenchman/French man wearing a fashionably dapper periwinkle blue beret, bright red neck scarf, white shirt and emerald green jacket. This stopper measures 3 1/4"H.

*The “Gin” stopper is a sailor/Navy man/Naval officer attired in all white with a black criss-crossing neck tie, and it measures just over 3"H.

*The “Vermouth” stopper gentleman is perhaps of ? Swiss/? Swedish/? German/? Dutch origin, attired in a colorful uniform of Robin’s-egg blue, mustard yellow, cherry red, white and black. He measures 3"H.

*The “Whisky” (Whiskey) stopper is a British/English Queen’s guardsman/guard “Nutcracker” toy soldier, attired in a uniform of fire engine red, lawn green, Robin’s-egg blue, mustard yellow and black. He measures nearly 3 1/4"H.

***In addition to serving as wonderful adornments for one’s actual liquor collection, these stoppers will serve equally well for not only protectively preserving opened bottles of wine & water, but .for decoratively enhancing the display of one’s empty collector bottles!

Age/Period: Vintage - ca. 1950s-1960s

Manufacturer/Identification/Markings/Country of Origin: Unknown/Unspecified

Material(s)/Format: Wood figures with cork stoppers.

Size/Measurements: Kindly refer to above detailed descriptions of each stopper.

Quantity: Four (4) stoppers.

Condition: This set is in overall excellent condition!

***Corks: All four (4) corks remain completely intact.

***Wood figural bodies retain vivid paint coloration. Individual condition factors are as follows:

*The “Cognac’ figure evinces a speck of missing paint on the black rim/edge, and a smidgen of paint loss pin pricks.

*The “Gin” figure exhibits a handful of paint loss flea bites.

*The “Vermouth” figure has a smattering of tiny flea-bites and pin-pricks of paint loss.

*The “Whisky” figure has a modicum of facial crazing and paint flaking and lifting.

 

Price = 30.99 USD


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