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Fruitwood Squirrel Nutcracker with the Most Beautiful Patina (1 of 10)
The Three MusCATeers
Kent, UK

Fruitwood Squirrel Nutcracker with the Most Beautiful Patina

REF: LA386210
£170
€201
$205
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Description
This little nutcracker carved into a stylised squirrel sitting eating his nut with his bushy tail upright, would date to the end of the nineteenth century. This nutcracker works by putting the nut into the bowl of the squirrel and then by turning the handle to crush the nut.

measurements

Height:
17.5 cm
Width:
4 cm
Depth:
4.5 cm

declaration

The Three MusCATeers has clarified that the Fruitwood Squirrel Nutcracker with the Most Beautiful Patina (LA386210) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1880

condition

The nutcracker is in good condition with no cracks or splits to the body of the squirrel that I can see. The handle still screws in and out well. The end of the handle is made out of 8 pieces of wood and there are some spaces between these pieces but there is no movement to them when I press the handle.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1880

delivery

I pack all my items with great care. UK parcels I send with Royal Mail's Special Delivery and for overseas parcels I send with Royal Mail both Tracked & Signed For

location

This Fruitwood Squirrel Nutcracker with the Most Beautiful Patina is located in Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom

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