London, South Kensington
22 May 2001
A SMALL COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS AND RELATED ITEMS
an Eduard Becker 1893 nickel-plated split-frame Columbus, D. R. Patent No.70879
a nickel-plated pressed steel version, D. R. G. M.
an Usbeck type locking frame corkscrew, unmarked;
a London Rack type alumiminium alloy corkscrew marked, PATENT OF LONDON, paint worn and 2 open-frame corkscrews;
a Zig-Zag and 2 open frame corkscrews
an old barrel-bung extractor; and a cast iron two-division cork press, traces of bronze paint (10)
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