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Charles C. Call

One of the cork pullers that I have long been after is the 1909 Charles C. Call patent.

An interesting tool, one would push the spike through the cork.   634 more words


Auction lots end today

Well, it is that time of year folks.  The latest collectorcorksrews.com auction lots start ending today at 1:00.  You can link to them here.

There are some great corkscrews this time around; and the bidding is already hot and heavy.   35 more words


European Dough Bowl

A Brimfield find that has stood the test of time!


From a 1903 DUNHAM, CARRIGAN & HAYDEN CO. catalog

From an 1903 DUNHAM, CARRIGAN, & HAYDEN CO. catalog:

The two corkscrews illustrated up top, are both Frary Corkscrews.  Interestingly, what DUNHAM, CARRIGAN, & HAYDEN CO… 138 more words


brimfield again

We live about 40 minutes from the Brimfield antique show so I will have at least one post a year (I think this is the second one this year) regarding… 180 more words

Flea Market Tips and Tricks

The third and final week of Brimfield starts TOMORROW and anyone who lives in the Northeast and beyond knows that this is the largest outdoor antique show in the world (not exaggerating). 770 more words

Leisure & Travel

The Peerless-less Peerless has a Peerless-less Peer

In April of last year, I managed to pick up a 1885 Weir patent, that instead of being marked Peerless with the patent date, was marked PAT. 103 more words