Group: Wil Strijbos Designs

Bottles, bolts, etc., designed and created by Wil Strijbos.

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Lot 6311 - Alu Cylinder

Est. value: $75

Winning bid: $85

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Alu Cylinder by Wil Strijbos


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Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 5x4x4cm

Notes: The goal is to remove the top of the cylinder by manipulating the four ball bearings inside. This version stamped "X/X".

 

Lot 6331 - Lotus

Est. value: $150

Winning bid: $114

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Lotus by Wil Strijbos

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 11x5x2cm

Notes: Sequential discovery puzzle -- goal is to discover why the puzzle is named "Lotus." This version is a lighter blue and has longer nail.

 

Lot 6332 - Nipple Bolt

Est. value: $125

Winning bid: $125

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Nipple Bolt by Wil Strijbos

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 8x3x3cm

Notes: Remove the washer from the bolt. Chrome finish with plastic nipple tip.

 

Lot 6333 - Low Number Bolt

Est. value: $125

Winning bid: $235

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Low Number Bolt by Wil Strijbos

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 8x3x3cm

Notes: Remove the washer from the bolt. Chrome finish.

 

Lot 6334 - Bolt with Wire Ring

Est. value: $125

Winning bid: $250

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Bolt with Wire Ring by Wil Strijbos

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 8x3x3cm

Notes: Remove the washer from the bolt. Chrome finish.

 

Lot 6346 - Angel Box

Est. value: $3,500

Winning bid: $12,400

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Angel Box by Wil Strijbos


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Corner
Angel

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 15x11x7cm

Notes: Sequential discovery puzzle to find and remove the angel from captivity. The lock and code-plate must be removed, but are otherwise not part of the puzzle. Metal surfaces show normal wear and light scratches; one corner shows impact damage from being dropped (see photo), but no other problems are evident. One panel is sticky when moved. An extra pin is normally included, but is missing here. Limited edition of 99 (serial number redacted from photo). Includes full instructions (not solution) and history, as provided by Wil in email.

 

Lot 6347 - Pachinko Box

Est. value: $1,000

Winning bid: $890

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Pachinko Box by Wil Strijbos


Back

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 14x10x7cm

Notes: Sequential discovery puzzle to free a coin, open the box, and free a second coin. Metal surfaces show normal wear and some scratches (see photo). Includes full instructions (not solution) and history, as provided by Wil in email.

 

Lot 6348 - First Box

Est. value: $175

Winning bid: $130

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First Box by Wil Strijbos


Bottom

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 8x7x7cm

Notes: Official goal: make me (the plug visible through the bottom hole) smile. Really just open the box. Make from anodized aluminum, with very light wear.

 

Lot 6350 - Lotus

Est. value: $150

Winning bid: $110

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Lotus by Wil Strijbos

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 11x5x2cm

Notes: Sequential discovery puzzle -- goal is to discover why the puzzle is named "Lotus."

 

Lot 6351 - Revenge Lock "The Wanderer"

Est. value: $400

Winning bid: $190

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Revenge Lock

Designer/Maker: Wil Strijbos

Size: 10x8x2cm

Notes: Multi-part sequential discovery puzzle lock. Light wear and scratches. Includes original instructions card:
First Part:
1 - Discover your Number
2 - Open the Shackle
3 - Remove the Brass Key
4 - Find the Tiny Wanderer
Second Part:
5 - Replace the Wanderer - Brass Key - Shackle
6 - Put the Lock back in the Frame.
7 - Fix the Lock back into the Frame.

 

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