Sausage grinder

Object Number: 
1936.505a-c
Date: 
1775-1800
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall (box): 7 1/4 in. × 14 in. × 7 3/4 in. (18.4 × 35.6 × 19.7 cm) Part (crank): 14 × 5 1/4 in. (35.6 × 13.3 c
Description: 
Sausage grinder composed of wooden box with open section in cover and cylindrical interior; long wooden cylinder with wooden studs places horizontally inside; fifteen iron blades on one side of box positioned so as to mesh with studs.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Charles A. Brown
Provenance: 
Purchased for $1.50.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group