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Object ID # 1960.001.014
Object Name Grater, Spice
Title Nutmeg Grater
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Description Nutmeg grater with curved metal head with many tiny sharp-edged holes and reddish-coloured, turned wooden grip handle.
Provenance Belonged to Jean Reid (née Givens). Her parents, James and Minnie Givens, married in 1898. The Givens family farmed in the Massie district of Holland Township, Grey County. Jean Reid later lived in Owen Sound, Grey County. She was married to William G. Reid, who was descended from the Milson and Reid families of Grey County.

James and Minnie Givens are buried at Greenwood Cemetery, in Owen Sound.
Collection Food Processing Tools & Equipment
Material Metal/Wood
Dimensions W-7 L-8 D-3.2 cm
Found Grey County, Ontario
People Givens, James