Cork squeezer

Cork squeezer
Title
Cork squeezer
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Cast iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 9 1/8 x 3 in. ( 5.7 x 23.2 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Cast iron cork squeezer with molded acanthus leaf pattern on top legs; three molds for corks of different diameters.
Credit Line 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Object Number 
1933.223
Gallery Label 
According to the donor, this cork squeezer belonged to her father, John Vaché Cox.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group