Mega Rare Double Lidded Georgian Sterling Silver Nutmeg Grater-birmingham 1796 For Sale
Mega Rare Early Georgian Double Lidded Sterling Silver Nutmeg Grater by Thomas Willmore ,Birmingham 1796.
Thisstylish nutmeg grater has beautiful polish and shiny finish all around with eye catching pinprick decoration on both lids which is typical for Georgian masterpieces.
This top quality nutmeg grater is a true Georgian antique & 217 years old but still in superb condition and would shine in any nutmeg grater/silver collection.Atruly rare nutmeg grater with two lids and in a supreme condition.
This highly collectible masterpiece has been offered with what so sterling silver hallmarks on both lids:
Maker: TW.Thomas Willmorewho was registered in Birmingham between 1796 & 1802 and was specialised in making top quality silver Vinaigrette, Snuff Box and Nutmeg grater.
Please note that Georgian silver nutmeg graters are highly collectible and would add value to any silver collection.
Thomas Willmore has been registered as silversmith in Birmingham only for 6 years and therefore masterpieces with his hallmarks are very scarce and difficult o find which would make this mega rare early nutmeg grater more desirable and sought and condition [ please see pictures]:
Top quality and mega rare Georgian sterling silver nutmeg grater with stylish polish and shiny finish all around and beautiful pinprick decoration on both lids.
It has two lids which one of them was initialised in some stage in the past.
It carries its original grater.
It was made from good gaugeof sterling silver [18 grams].
This very early example has a supreme quality and is in superb condition after 217 years with No Dent/Split/Repair/Soldering what so ever.
Both lids close nicely and tightly.
Grater is also in nice condition and completely intact with some signs of aging as you can see in pictures.
Large Size and heavy:
Length: 3.5 cm / 1.4 inches
Width: 2.5 cm / 1 inch
Height: 2.5 cm / 1 inch
silver weight: 18 grams / 0.7 ounce
Overall this is a supreme quality and mega rare Georgian sterling silver nutmeg grater that hardly can be found in such a superb condition and would add value to any silver collection.
Iam proud to offer this superb nutmeg grater which is from my private collection withlow starting price of just one pennyandto let you decide about the value of this priceless antique silver.
Please take a look on my other silveritems for saleswhich are from my private collection and has been offered with the same condition!
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Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need further information.
I will shipworldwide and do accept combined shipping.
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