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This wall mount cast iron bottle opener has much of it's original paint. Red bow tie, black hair, white of the eyes, white stand-up collar, and brown skin dominate this old piece. There is very little paint remaining on the lips and teeth due to extensive use throughout time. There are 4 holes for mounting screws / nails into the wall; one in each ear, one in the bow tie, and one between the eyes. There are some dabs of paint from careless wall painters - they do not distract as they are mostly on the edges. This piece is a remembrance of a time when racial prejudices were somewhat tolerated in the U.S. A shameful part of our past, but a part of our history none the less. Measurements: 3.75 inches ear to ear
4.25 inches top to bottom.
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Black Americana Iron Bottle Opener
$20 USD SOLD
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