The Virtual Corkscrew Museum's Weekly Newspaper
Sunday, May 21, 2006
Israeli Corkscrew Art
Kibbutz Or Haner, Israel - Eran Ben Yosef produced a number of original design "art" corkscrews.
10 1/4" Lever with tree stump stand
7 1/2" Waiter's Friend with wood stand
9 1/2" Waiter's Friend with wood stand
4 3/4"" Waiter's Friend with pouch
5 1/2" Waiter's Friend
13" Double Lever (see below)
4 3/4"" Direct Pull
Eran Ben Yosef corkscrews from the collection of Don Bull
Germany - Reader Bernhard Maurer of the Korkenzieher Museum Kaiserstuhl asks "Who can give me informations about this corkscrew (?). It is marked G. F. HIPKINS & SONS BIRMINGHAM. Send your thoughts comments to Editor.
Denver, Colorado - A number of bunnies appeared in the Easter edition of The Weekly Screw. Reader Richard Clark has added a rabbit to the warren. It appears to be Art Deco. If any readers know anything about this corkscrew, send details to the Editor.
©2006 Don Bull, Editor