James R Lawson - A Country Home - Sale 8342A - Lot 85

 

2 May 2017, [clock31328594]

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Lot 85
A fully marked Wier's Patent lazy tongs corkscrew; excellent original condition example, with some 'copper wash' still intact. Clearly marked on both sides "Weir's Patent 12804, 25 September 1884" and "Heeley & Sons, Makers". Mechanism fully functioning, with full-length tapered helix and sharp tip
Estimate $180-220