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Apple parer and knife

Object Number: 
1946.176ab
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 26 1/2 x 14 3/4 in. ( 20.3 x 67.3 x 37.5 cm )
Description: 
Apple parer with three sets of wooden gears mounted on straddle board; separate hand held knife; two square holes in board show where original swivel knife and arm would have been mounted.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. George C. Cannon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group