M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS

 

 

EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER MELON FORM NUTMEG GRATER
John Taylor & John Perry, Birmingham, 1844

 


 

The case of melon form with alternating bands of plain and deeply chased scrolling floral and floral decoration,
the three plain bands below the hinge script-engraved :

E.L. Porter, From G.W.H., and Aug't 27 1845;
the hinged cover opening to reveal a further hinged blue steel grater and a void compartment;
the marks on the interior lip and very well preserved

 

Condition : Excellent, with normal patination for age and usage
(normal scuffing about the thumb lift);
good closure without rubbing; hinges in excellent condition; crisp marks

 

 

Images oversize for inspection

 

1.5" Long / .9 oz

 

Price : Please Inquire

 

(Available in Late November)

 

#7066

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shown together with a

George IV Silver Walnut-Form Vinaigrette
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Early Victorian Silver Melon-Form Nutmeg Grater, Taylor & Perry, 1844