Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood Screw Type Nutcracker

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Object Description

A fruitwood carved screw type nutcracker depicting a nautilus shell, with a tapered octagonal handle. The whole has a pale honey colour and retains a patination.

Object Literature

An identical nutcracker is illustrated on page 80 in the reference book, The Art and Character of Nutcrackers by Arlene and George Wagner.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:5½ in. (14 cm.) x H:1½ in. (4 cm.) x D:1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1880

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Saturday
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Sunday
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Dealer Location

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