Nutmeg grater

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-19248

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

Descriptive Terms

nutmeg graters
cookware
japanning
tin (metal)
Tin
Japanned
GRATER, SPICE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1007