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Apple parer

Apple parer
Title
Apple parer
Date 
ca. 1800-1830
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 11 x 25 1/2 in. ( 16.8 x 27.9 x 64.8 cm )
Description 
Wood (pine) apple parer; simple fork with wooden handle; hand-held knife with toggle; straddle board.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.98
Gallery Label 
This apple parer belonged to the H.C. Elmendorf family.
Provenance 
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