Nutmeg grater/tobbaco shredder

Object Number: 
INV.744
Date: 
ca. 1675-1775
Medium: 
Wood, mother of pearl, brass, copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 6 7/8 in. (1.3 × 3.8 × 17.5 cm)
Description: 
Wood nutmeg grater inlaid with round and diamond shaped mother-of-pearl and copper or brass wire; pierced iron grater inset on opposite side.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group