Welcome to William Sharpe Antiques. Here today for your consideration we are proud to present this superb sterling silver nutmeg grater, crafted by expert silversmith Samuel Meriton of London, c-1794. This stunning grater features a. Skilfully produced egg shape, with threaded detail to hold the three pieces in place.
Condition is very good, with no serious faults or flaws. The threaded connection is smooth and tight, the steel grater sharp and free from damage and the hallmarks are crisp and clear.
There are a couple of very shallow pin-head bruises as expected, and only mentioned for accuracy. This is truly a divine piece of Georgian silverware. Don't miss out on this rare offering.
The grater has an approximate length of 41mm and is about 28mm wide. It weighs in at 14gms unpacked. To see my other items! If you would like to view this item or any other, please don't hesitate to contact me. Inspections are available seven days a week, with flexible timing.
Please note that items listed (unless otherwise advertised) are antiques and are not brand new. If you require tracking, please select the AU Post Express option at checkout. The item "Stunning Antique Georgian 1794 Sterling Silver Nutmeg Grater Egg Samuel Meriton" is in sale since Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling". The seller is "willzi_0007" and is located in Ipswich, QLD.
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