Apple parer

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Title:
Apple parer
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 8 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. ( 28.9 x 21.6 x 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron apple parer with one large gear (with pierced trefoils) connected to two smaller gears, blade attached to large solid gear, and wing bolt to clamp apple parer to working surface.
Date End: 
1 898
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles Larned Robinson
Object Number: 
1945.160
Provenance: 
The Charles Larned Robinson Collection of Early American Apple Parers
Date Begin: 
1898
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group