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Apple parer (without knife)

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Title:
Apple parer (without knife)
Date: 
ca. 1830-1860
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 x 6 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. ( 40.6 x 17.1 x 19 cm )
Date End: 
1 860
Description: 
Apple parer with turned wooden components; screw clamp at base supports angled post atop which turning fork is mounted.
Object Number: 
Z.120
Date Begin: 
1830
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group