6046 A horn-handled straight-pull corkscrrew

Code: 6046


£30.00

This is a simple corkscrew with a horn (deer antler) handle.  It has a plain turned shank , while the worm or helix is an "American rapid" type.  Unlike the augur-type helix, this should not push a fragment of cork into the wine!

Date: c.1870

Dimensions: 4.7", 12 cm. long

6046 A horn-handled straight-pull corkscrrew