Queen Anne/Georgian 'Lever Type' Decorated Nutcrackers
Copper alloy, 49.76 grams; 90.99 mm. Circa 1700-1750. A well made and decorated pair of lever type nut and seed crackers made for small nuts from indigenous English trees, not the large tropical varieties available today. Full working order, professionally cleaned and conserved and in very fine condition.
This item is accompanied by an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.