After dropping the lovely off at the airport this morning–she is headed to Orlando for a meat conference–Hunter and I drove down to Hyannis for an antique show. About 50 dealers were there, and there were one or two corkscrews. I got a flash from Maine, a cigar cutter/opener and an interesting apollinaris match striker. I passed on a champion bar screw missing the handle.
Well, after the show we headed up to sandwich, ma…I didn’t expect to find anything of note, but in the very first case immediately inside the shop was a remarkable corkscrew–it is one of those folding boot-hook pieces; check Bert’s book page 98.
lovely lovely stuff!