Nutmeg grater

Object Number: 
INV.7575
Date: 
ca. 1896
Medium: 
Iron, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 13 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on nutmeg holder: "THEEDGA / PAT. AUG. 1818 / NOV. 10, 1896"
Description: 
Sheet iron nutmeg grater with turned wood handle; spring-loaded nutmeg grater holder braces nutmeg against sliding grater.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group