GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER - JOSEPH WILLMORE - LONDON 1813. Hallmarks are the Lion Passant (Sterling), Leopard's Head Mark for London. Date stamp "S" inside a box - for the year 1813. The paid duty mark - with the sideways profile.And a JW for Joseph Willmore. Weight: 43.6 grams sterling. IT IS A BEAUTIFUL PIECE. TRULY A WORK OF ART. THIS PIECE HAS A MONOGRAM "BC" IN A LOVELY DESIGN ON THE TOP. The bottom opens for storage of the nutmeg and to hold grated nutmeg, and the top opens to grate the nutmeg.
There is a crease where it was probably forced at some point - it is on the bottom and is clearly visible in the final photo and allows for a slight opening at the bottom - which is still closes firmly. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "blue_tomato1234ixvy" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.