Posted 3 years ago
These are just a few of my many openers.
In pic #1 are two "Blatz Beer", a cast iron from 1890 - 1900's, (JFO #D-5-2)., and a steel over the top opener, (JFO #M-5-2), 1920 - 1930's.
In pic #2 is a bottle shaped "Schlitz" flat figural, (JFO # A29-9).
In pic #3 are two "Atlas Prager" openers, the top one a 1940 -1960's, church key, (JFO #I-17-9), and a wire metal opner, 1910 - 1940's, (JFO #E-11-1).
In pic #4 are three 1940 - 1960's openers. The top one is a "Hams Beer", (JFO #I-6-23), the middle is a "Braumeister Beer", (JFO #C-18-4), and a "Fox Head "400" Beer", (JFO #J-8-3).
I'm a member of Just For Openers, a collecting club for openers, can piercers, and cork screws. For those of you who don't know, the JFO catalog is the "Bible" of opener collecting. The style, type, and advertizing on openers, can be found there. See the web site at; http://www.just-for-openers.org
Thanks for looking;