Apple parer

Object Number: 
1945.171ab
Date: 
ca. 1800-1830
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 27 in. ( 22.2 x 68.6 cm )
Description: 
Homemade apple parer consisting of simple iron crank mounted on two posts parallel to one end of rectangular wooden straddle board.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group