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Rare Antique Gorham Sterling Silver Melon Figural Nutmeg Grater

$1,250

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A very fine antique sterling silver nutmeg grater. In the form of a melon with a cover that reveals a hinged steel grill or grater. Manufactured by Gorham Co. A wonderful addition to any sophisticated nutmeg grater collection! Provenance: From the collection of the legendary interior decorator - Mario Buatta. Date: Late 19th or Early 20th Century Overall Condition: It is in overall good, as-pictured, used estate condition with some light rusting to the grater, some fine & light surface scratches, and other signs of expected light wear consistent with age. Maker: Gorham Marks: Marked to the interior with the Gorham factory mark, Sterling, and B 6. Measurements: Length: ca. 52 mm Width: ca. 42 mm Height: ca. 39 mm Weight: ca. 40 g Items purchased from this dealer must delight you. Purchases may be returned for any reason for a period of 7 days.

Details

  • Creator
  • Metal
  • Weight
    40 g
  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.54 in. (39 mm)Width: 1.66 in. (42 mm)Length: 2.05 in. (52 mm)
  • Style
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early 20th century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. With some light rusting to the grater, some fine & light surface scratches, and other signs of expected light wear consistent with age.
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: D/I INV #21stDibs: LU849310143272

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    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Philadelphia , PA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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