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Nutmeg grater

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