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Apple parer

Object Number: 
1920.98
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.
Gallery Label: 
This apple parer belonged to the H.C. Elmendorf family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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