Cast Iron Nutcrackers In The Form Of a Dog Antique Victorian c.1890

Hilary Crocker

HCK05071

These cast iron nutcrackers are in the form of a dog and date to the Victorian period around 1890.  They bear a patent number believed to be 273480 or 373480, see photo.  In good antique condition with some rust and wear, see photos.

Dimensions are:

Height 10 cm or 3.94 inches, Width 23 cm or 9.06 inches, Depth 3.7 cm or 1.46 inches

Weight: 750 grams or 482.3 pennyweight