This charming midcentury modern foot shaped corkscrew was handmade in the 1950s in brass and steel by Viennese designer Carl Auböck (1900 - 1957).
Very good condition but missing original bamboo sleeve, measuring 4 in. H x 3.3 in. L. Underside stamped on sole: "Auböck / Made in Austria".
Carl Aubock studied at Vienna's Academy of Fine Arts, apprenticed in his father's metal shop and received four gold medals at the Triennal di Milano in 1954.