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George III Silver And Steel Nutmeg Grater, John Shaw, 1808


£1,175 | $1,637 USD | €1,369 EUR
Item Number: SA709673
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Argentum Antiques & Collectables
This antique has been viewed 20 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Description: - A George III silver Nutmeg grater by the silversmith John Shaw, Birmingham 1808. The nutmeg grater is of navette form, with pricked borders, repeating leafy scrolls around the cover, and leafy foliate pattern to the base. The hinged hallmarked cover opens to reveal the steel grating grille, which itself hinges open.
Assay: - Sterling Silver.
Date: - 1808.
Period: - 19th Century.
Engraving: - foliate engraving.
Maker: - John Shaw.
Measurement: - The grater measures 2.5cm (height) x 4.7cm (length) x 2.8cm (depth).
Weight: - 34.4 grams / 1.10 troy ounces.
Condition: - The nutmeg grater is in good condition with light surface scratches, tarnishing, and marks commensurate with age. The cover hinge, and steel grater hinge both close tightly. Please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Item No: - 1578.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.


Height = 2.5 cm (1.0")
Width = 4.7 cm (1.9")
Depth = 2.8 cm (1.1")

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