||French "Petits Fours" Roller
Origin: Nantes, France
Age: late 18th century
Size: length - 5"xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxXXdiameter - 1"
Note: This 18th century pastry roller, signed "Petits Fours" (see reverse image below) and "Nantais", would have been used in a pastry shop in Nantes, France. Nantes is a major seaport near the mouth of the Loire River in northwestern France.