11 December 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,762
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
A DUTCH SILVER POCKET CORKSCREW
DATE LETTER FOR 1895
with cast handle mounted with a figure with tricorn hat and a rearing horse, the platform supported by two stylised dolphins and with rococo sheath, the seal base engraved with a crest and motto, At Spes Non Fracta, grooved wire helix
See Plate 8
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