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Corkscrew

Description

Handle of curved antler w/ cylindrical silver cap on one end; pierced at center underside w/ steel shaft w/ spiraling "screw" end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1920
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
steel (alloy)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
CORKSCREW
corkscrews
Horn
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
4.5 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.461
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50863

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