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Apple parer and knife

Apple parer and knife
Title
Apple parer and knife
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
Object Number 
1946.176ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group