James R Lawson - A Country Home - Sale 8342A - Lot 84

 

2 May 2017, [clock31328593]

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Lot 84
A rare Marked French 'Diamant' Open Frame corkscrew; of the Jaques Perille 1876 French Patent design, with unique mechanism in very sound order. Marked on one-side of the open-frame "Diamant, Paris", with the 'JHP' trademark. Plating almost fully intact, with full-length bladed helix and sharp tip (slightly 'scrambled' towards its end)
Estimate $150-200