This cast-iron nut cracker is actually a table-top vise. Any size nut can be inserted into the jaws of the cracker
and then tightened until the nut is broken. On the side of the cracker are the words: “Perfection
Nut Cracker Co. Waco, Texas.” Reverse side: “Patented Nov. 17, 1914.
This is a heavy-duty performer.