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Apple parer

Object Number: 
1945.169
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Iron, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 × 10 1/2 × 16 in. (25.4 × 26.7 × 40.6 cm)
Description: 
Wood and cast iron apple parer, table top model with cast iron wheel and small gear and rectangular wooden base with knife mounted on post at one corner.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this is probably an early commercial model.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group