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Nutcracker


Accession Number

1978.99

Medium or Technique

Wood; mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings

Stained and polished mahogany wood. Nutcracker in the form of an old woman seated cross-legged on a stump. In her right hand a basket and a cane in her left. Handle at back hinged to form moveable jaw. “St. Moritz” carved on woman’s headwear.

Credit Line

Bequest of Ruth F. Bettencourt