S/4771 Antique Treen Early 18th Century French Coffee or Pepper Mill
An excellent early 18th century French coffee or pepper mill, having a tapered cylindrical brass funnel with worn incised lines, a fitted lid and winding handle. The square walnut base, has a chamfered top edge, and is above a frontal drawer with a brass ring handle with all sides decorated with brass S scrolls within a narrow strung rectangular border. The base sits on a fixed brass tray and the mechanism is in full working order. The base has a good rich colour and lovely patination. The brass lid has been replaced.
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) Wide
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) Deep
6½ in. (16.5 cm.) High
French Circa 1700-1720