This corkscrew was manufactured by Heeley and Sons Limited, 1900 - 1910.   The original British Patent No. 6006 was granted to Neville Smith Heeley, Birmingham, England, on 23 April 1888.   This corkscrew was manufactured in both copper paint and nickel plated models well into the 20th century. It is finished with enamel and gilt, is of levering construction, and has a central twisting mechanism with a levered shoulder on either side.
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James Heeley and Sons Ltd
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length 165mm
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metal, iron
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Dumfries & Galloway Council
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