An important Italian brass corkscrew with screw mechanism, a classic example of the Emilian manufacture of the 19th century.
Large handle in turned wood, brass ‘open frame’ bell with decorations, brass spacer and iron worm with Archimedean tip.
Length: 17.5 cm; handle width: 9 cm
Overall weight: 159 grams
A beautiful piece, essential in every collection that includes the best examples of Italian handicrafts of the period between the two centuries.
Still in overall excellent condition, a very charming piece
Absolutely a collectable item, mentioned in all texts treating of corkscrews
Italian collectable item.
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- Screw corkscrew - late 19th century
- Brass - Iron - Wood
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- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 159 g