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Apple parer

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Title:
Apple parer
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Wood, iron, twine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 25 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 29.8 x 65.1 x 34.3 cm )
Date End: 
1 830
Description: 
Wooden apple parer with large wheel attached by rope pulley to smaller wheel; hand operated knife with spring tension; straddle board; two-pronged fork.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Object Number: 
1945.173
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this parer is an early commercial type.
Date Begin: 
1820
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group