|The highest known price recorded for an antique corkscrew was
on 26th November 2014.
A Charles Osborne patented corkscrew with a ratchet
mechanism was sold at an auction house in Essex, England.
This corkscrew was made from parts of the old London Bridge &
it was inscribed accordingly.
The auction was feverish & the final hammer price, with
commission equated to a quite astonishing.
This corkscrew was sold to a collector with a museum.