Swedish 'Black Forest' Nutcracker

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Description

Wood; 8 x 4"

Abstract

A carved wooden nutcracker. It features a man's face, complete with teeth and tongue. The handle is shaped like a fish tail perhaps to signify the figurehead as a fisherman.

Date

circa 1880s

Identifier

ms048_079

Files

ms048_079_02.jpg
ms048_079_01.jpg

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Citation

unknown, . “Swedish 'Black Forest' Nutcracker.” Truman Warner Anthropological Collection, MS048. WCSU Archives, 6 June 2018. Accessed on the Web: 20 Sep. 2018.

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