one for me, one for ebay, and one left behind

I drove over to an antique fair this morning, and ventured up and down the aisles… I spotted a corkscrews in several booths, but only managed to find three that were really interesting. One I bought for myself, one I picked up and it has already been listed on ebay, and the third I left behind as the worm was tipped, but it was pretty interesting…

The one for eBay… a anri bar scene with corkers, opener, corkscrew and dancing girl!

the one left behind, an interesting frame corkscrew–

the one for me. A lovely picnic corkscrew, which I had remembered seeing on Ferd Peters’ site some time ago. The embossing looks very similar to his which is attributed to Coney and Co…