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Apple parer

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Title:
Apple parer
Date: 
ca. 1863
Medium: 
Cast iron, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 6 x 6 1/2 in. ( 27.3 x 15.2 x 16.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 863
Description: 
Hand-held cast iron apple with semi- circular sprocket controlling gears rotating both sprindle with three- pronged fork, and also position of knife; wooden handle; missing blade.
Credit Line: 
Gift of E. Lawrence Sampter
Object Number: 
1957.132
Date Begin: 
1863
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group