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Object Name Grater, Spice
Date 1901 ca.
Maker Unknown
Material Cast iron/Wood/Metal
Description Wall mounted nutmeg grader. Cast iron painted shiny black with wooden knob at the end of the crank handle. Opening at top for nutmeg seed, crank turns grooved plate that grinds nutmeg. In raised letterson front: "Pat'd/ July 9/01."
Dimensions H-5 W-8 D-5 inches
Collection HI50F
Catalog Number 1955.001.0033
Imagefile 050\1955.001.0033.JPG
Species Grater, Spice