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Apple parer

Object Number: 
ca. 1800-1830
Wood, metal
Overall: 6 5/8 x 11 x 25 1/2 in. ( 16.8 x 27.9 x 64.8 cm )
Wood (pine) apple parer; simple fork with wooden handle; hand-held knife with toggle; straddle board.
Gallery Label: 
This apple parer belonged to the H.C. Elmendorf family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group