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Apple parer

Apple parer
Title
Apple parer
Date 
ca. 1840
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 16 x 9 3/4 in. ( 40.6 x 24.8 cm )
Description 
Apple parer with turned wooden parts; knife suspended from vertical post mounted to rectangular base with screw clamp for attaching to table.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Object Number 
1945.172
Gallery Label 
This parer was a commercially made and possibly models for cast-iron parer.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group