Can opener and corkscrew; 02272


New Zealand Museum of the Everyday


Can opener and corkscrew

About this object

Metal 'Sheffield Steel' hand operated can opener with corkscrew. The corkscrew hinges in middle to tuck between the handle gap. 'BRITISH MADE' is impressed along the handle.

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Medium and Materials


Inscription and Marks

"SHEFFIELD STEEL TEMPERED" - impressed at can opening end
"BRITISH MADE" - impressed on the handle


Overall: 40mm (H) x 20mm (W) x 135mm (D)

Credit Line

Collection of the Museum of the Everyday

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