Nutmeg Grater
Nutmeg Grater
Nutmeg Grater

Nutmeg Grater


From Madison Historical Society

Date manufactured/created
1860
Date manufactured/created
Curatorial Description
Nutmeg grater made in the USA from walnut, with brass fittings.  Block in center houses a metal grinding wheel which is turned by the handle.  Cap on lower left encloses a hollow wooden cylinder for nutmeg, which is pressed against the grinder by a spring; there remains a piece of nutmeg in grinder. Opposite end of grater has a turned handle.  Patented 8/2/1860.  7 3/4" long.
Dimensions
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Measurement Types: Item (Overall)
Accession/ID number
79.659