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Apple parer

Object Number: 
1945.143
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 × 19 × 11 in. (22.9 × 48.3 × 27.9 cm)
Description: 
Factory-made apple parer with turned wooden parts; knife held by wooden screw and nut; wooden table clamp.
Gallery Label: 
This apple parer was possibly a mold for a cast iron type.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group