S/3922 Antique Early 19th Century Toleware Nutmeg Grater
A delightful pocket sized oval toleware nutmeg grater, simulating tortoiseshell and having two hinged compartments, one for grating and the other for storing or receiving the grated nutmeg. The lid has a decorated pewter hinge and shield shaped vacant cartouche. It has small chipping to the bottom of the lid. Other than that it is in excellent condition.
2 in. (5 cm.) Wide
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Deep
1¼ in. (3 cm.) High
English Circa 1820