Apple parer

Apple parer
Title
Apple parer
Date 
ca. 1800-1830
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 x 24 x 10 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 61 x 26.7 cm )
Description 
Wooden apple parer, with large turning wheel with peg and sprocket mechanism; wheel attached to block at end of rectangular straddle board.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Object Number 
1945.170
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group