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Nutmeg grater

1998.1007 (RS23774)

Description

Tin nutmeg grater. Conical front w/ flat back. Small compartment w/ flip-up lid at top of front for holding nutmeg. Top hole for hanging. Copper-colored Japanned coating.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
japanning
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
GRATER, SPICE
Japanned
japanning
nutmeg graters
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1007
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19248

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