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Posted 3 years ago

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Alessi makes whimsical household wares in Italy. This Anna G. corkscrew goes for about $70 on the website but I found her at the Goodwill store in the kitchen utensil bin in the Fillmore District of San Francisco. It was like finding Cinderella. She's in perfect condition except she had a wine cork stuck on the drill, which a friend promptly extracted.

Anna G. wears a cheerful sunny yellow dress and the bottom hem looks like a flower shape. When you raise her arms her neck contracts to her shoulders. When you lower her arms her neck stretches up. She also has a face on either side, no back of the head.

The materials are actually good quality and feel substantial in my hand, with some weight. I imagine she costs much more than the bottles of wine she opens. Made of hermoplastic resin, yellow and chrome-plated zamak.


Anna G. on Alessi website $67


  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    ive always wanted one of these !! shes very beautiful!!!
  2. VintageCindy VintageCindy, 3 years ago
    Have you seen her friends? There's even a Pinnochio.
  3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    Yes I have seen her friends!!! I also have 4 in total of the Banana Babies as well , I only have 2 posted right now on cw , I will post the other at another time!!

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