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Tobacco Grater (France), 1730–40

This is a Tobacco grater. It is dated 1730–40 and we acquired it in 1925. Its medium is wood, carved. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 35.9 x 11 x 3.3 cm (14 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Tobacco Grater (France), 1730–40; wood, carved; H x W x D: 35.9 x 11 x 3.3 cm (14 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1925-1-352

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