Zena REX peeler

The original vegetable peeler, born in 1931 in the basement of its inventor's house, Alfred Neweczerzal, with a swivel blade of blue sheet steel and frame of aluminium its design is simplicity itself. Above all it works quickly, and easily, without knack or any real effort. In 2004 it was given the honour of appearing on a Swiss postage stamp, so highly thought of is it in its own country, and such rare recognition for so mundane an object; and then, as if to top it all, there's the tale, the wonderful, true, myth of Joe Ades…

£3.60 (Ex Tax:£3.00)