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18thC IRISH ‘SINGLETON' STEEL DOUBLE HINGED FOLDING POCKET

Listing # 24894
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Listing Format: Auction
Current price : (GBP) £646.10
(USD) $894.88  ( Reserve met )
Starting bid: (GBP) £181.00
(USD) $250.69
# of bids: 11
Closes: Auction is closed
Location: Bath UK
Started: 4/12/2019 EDT
Ended: 4/21/2019 1:19:37 PM EDT
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DESCRIPTION

 

This 18th centuary Irish steel, double hinged, folding pocket corkscrew is marked 'SINGLETON' on the underside of the handle.
Richard Singleton is the best known of the Irish corkscrew makers. He worked from Dublin in the 2nd half of the 18thC . This corkscrew was probably made in about 1780.
The spine has fluted & bevelled sections.
It is  9.5 cms in lenght when closed, and 12cms when ‘opened.
 

CONDITION
The hinges are slightly worn, and so when the corkscrew is open the worm section is not completely at right angles to the handle.
The 2 ‘pipe tamp’ ends are both worn. Overall it is in good condition including the worn.

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