S/3948 Antique Treen 19th Century Natural Burr Tobacco Cutter
A circular carved natural burr, having a hinged swivelling blade for cutting tobacco. The flat cutting surface is next to a carved recess to contain the finished cut tobacco. The whole has a rich colour and patination.
12 in. (30.5 cm.) Wide
3½ in. (9 cm.) High
7½ in. (19 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820