Rare Vintage Carved Wood "Artful Dodger" of Charles Dickens Bottle Stopper

Description

This vintage circa 1940 expertly carved wood bottle stopper was handcrafted by the famous artisans of the ANRI workshop in the South Tyrol region of Italy. This rare stopper is part of the collectible Charles Dickens series and depicts the Artful Dodger character of Dickens' Oliver Twist.

The ANRI wood-carving workshop was founded in 1912 and has been run by five generations of the Riffeser family.

Dimensions:  1.5” wide x 3.5” h plus 1.5” cork

Condition is very good with a small chip to his hat brim.

We currently have several Dickens characters available - see last photo and other listings.