A rare early 1700's English yew wood nutcracker. Crossover levers with carved squirrel. Note the decoration of leaves to the top lever and the side.

Unusual being in yew wood, similar ones illustrated in The art of nutcrackers by Wagner, though not in yew wood.


It measures 18.5cm l x 9cm h x 3.5cm w

An Antique Treen English Yew Wood Nutcracker -17th/ 18th Century