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Wife Taming Device

In 1862, Harry Tap invented a device that he hoped would calm his nagging wife. He built six of them, one of which survives to this day and was recently featured on Antiques Roadshow. It’s not for sale, but is owned by a museum in Yorkshire: The inscription down the side reads: ‘Hen Pecked Club’s Peace [...]