Bottle corker

Object Number: 
1942.477
Date: 
ca. 1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 33.7 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Turned wooden bottle corker composed of a plunger with a cylindrical handle and an exterior baluster shaped shaft.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this bottle corker belonged to her grandmother.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Edna Brooks
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group