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6046 A horn-handled straight-pull corkscrrew

£30.00 Approx $41.27, €35.13

Code: 6046

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