Antique Corkscrew, 1800s English Corkscrew with Button Easer & Dusting Brush, Wine Bottle Opener

Antique Corkscrew, 1800s English Corkscrew with Button Easer & Dusting Brush, Wine Bottle Opener


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We have for sale an Antique 1800s English Corkscrew with Button Easer & Dusting Brush
Wonderful example of a mid-1800s English Corkscrew this has a decorative brass shank with button easer and steel fluted wire worm (screw) nice rosewood handle with horsehair dusting brush and hanging loop.

Once you would have retrieved your bottle of wine from the root cellar you would have used the dusting brush to clean the dust and dirt off the bottle. The shank on the corkscrew is made with a button or easer once the worm is inserted into the cork fully the button will give the cork a little twist breaking the seal and allowing the removal of the cork much easier.

Nice addition to a collection or as a unique wine gift.

Circa; 1850s
Measures; 5.5” long, 5.75” wide at handle.
Marked; none
Condition; good with normal wear. Wood handle has a couple chips on the ends. Tip of worm was damaged and sharpened at some point. Please see all pictures.
Photo props not included in sale.

To see all our Antique & Vintage Corkscrews and Bottle Openers click the link below to go to our Etsy store also see our Barware section.

Sku# 4141

Items we sell are antique and vintage and have been used. Please understand they are described to the best of our ability with pictures showing flaws if any. All items are sold AS IS and all sales are final.
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RiverRat Antiques LLC

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Please look at all the pictures carefully, we try to show all the flaws (if any) in the pictures and we try to tell of any flaws or problems in the description to the best of our ability. Items we sell are old and may have scratches, discoloration, chips, rust and overall wear and tear. All items are sold AS IS.
On all mechanical items (things with moving parts) please understand these are antique and vintage items and we cannot guarantee the longevity of mechanical parts at all, they are sold AS IS.
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RiverRat Antiques LLC


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