Apple parer

Apple parer
Title
Apple parer
Date 
1800-1830
Medium 
Wood, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 x 34 in. ( 27.9 x 86.4 cm )
Description 
Wooden apple parer with hand crank rotating a large wheel attached to a small wheel by a leather belt; small wheel rotates two-pronged fork mounted on straddle board; knife and arm missing.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Object Number 
1946.28
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group