Object Description

A fine early 18th century walnut lever action nut cracker, possibly in the manner of Saint Nicholas, as a full standing figure, having extremely detailed features with open arms, waistcoat, booted feet and standing on a small plinth. The mouth opens to receive a small nut, while a larger nut can be cracked in the reverse of the hinged lever. The whole is in excellent condition, and has a rich colour and patination.

Object Classification

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) x H:9½ in. (24 cm.) x D:1½ in. (4 cm.) inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1730

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