Nutmeg grater; unknown maker; ?; RX.1975.76.2

Name/Title

Nutmeg grater

About this object

The grater is made of metal with the surface acting as a rasp to grate nutmeg seed. The half cylindrical section is hollow to all grated nutmeg to slide out which can then be stored in the box section for later use.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

?

Period

unknown

Place Made

unknown

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, tin

Inscription and Marks

Box section has a raised motif of a flower pressed into it before being attached as the lid.

Measurements

h 170mm x w 65mm x d 30mm
wt 66g

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.1975.76.2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Cooking
Kitchen

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