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Fragment- nutcracker

Object Number: 
Z.2880
Date: 
1750-1850
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 13.7 x 3.8 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Wooden head of a man in a tricorn hat mounted on a rectangular post with decorative carving; the post is pierced with a rectangular hole with a screw throught it; the jaw of the man, which would have been the hinged part of the nut cracker, is missing.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group