Apple parer

Apple parer
Title
Apple parer
Date 
1856
Medium 
Cast iron, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. ( 18.4 x 15.9 x 19 cm )
Description 
Cast iron apple parer, table model with screw clamp.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Object Number 
1945.163
Marks 
carved: in relief on top of horizontal gear: "PATENTED/ JUNE 17 & DEC. 18, 1856/TURN TABLE APPLE PARER/MAUF'D BY LOCKEY AND HOWLAND"
Gallery Label 
This model was invented by H. Keyes.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group