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Crescent City Cutlery Works, 1887

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PressmarkEvan.6066
Heading or VenueCrescent City Cutlery Works
PlaceU.S.A., New Orleans
TitleAmerican Exhibition, London, 1887. Crescent City Cutlery Works, New Orleans, La. Manufacturers of all kinds of fine cutlery, 78 gold and silver medals awarded. Speciality. New patent! New patent! Patent corkscrew. Patented in United States, Germany, England, Belgium, France, Austria-Hungary and Russia. This wonderful invention makes cork-drawing no longer a labour, and excels any existing corkscrew, as it draws the hardest cork without the slightest difficulty … This corkscrew, folded, is the size of an ordinary penknife fine nickel-plated … Prices - patent corkscrew, with champagne knife combined, 65 cents (or 2/6). Without champagne knife, 50 cents (or 2/-). Directions for use … Great collection of pocket knives … Agent for England (after close of exhibition) A. Wellmann, 1. Avon Street, Manchester
Size21 cm.
Date1887
IllustrationsWith diagrams of the corkscrew open, folded and in operation
NotesPrinted on yellow paper
GenreAdvertisement
SubjectCutlery; Corkscrews; Pocket knives
NamesWellman, A.; American Exhibition. London, 1887
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