Apple parer

Object Number: 
1945.141
Date: 
ca. 1882
Medium: 
Iron, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 23.5 x 22.2 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
carved: in relief on inside of one of large gears: "MANUFD. BY C.E. HUDSON/ LEOMINSTER/MASS. /PAT'D. JAN. 24, 82"
Description: 
Cast iron apple parer, with hand crank with wooden knob, and table clamp and 'kicker' to dislodge pared apple.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group