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PATENT OF CORKSCREW (1898)

£3.00
SKU GCA6-PTT016

Text on the reverse side:

The first patented corkscrew in England was by Samuel Henshaw in 1795. However, earlier designs of a corkscrew was based on a tool called a gun worm, used to remove an unfired bullet from a musket's barrel. Since many manufacturers in the 19th century made gun worms, they also made corkscrews.


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