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Sausage stuffer

Sausage stuffer
Title
Sausage stuffer
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Pine, chestnut, oak, tin
Dimensions 
Overall: 52 x 10 1/4 x 7 in. ( 132.1 x 26 x 17.8 cm )
Description 
Large sausage stuffer with wooden crank and screw threaded with long, narrow rectangular frame with cylindrical tin casing inside; circular piece at bottom of screw fits tin cylinder, pressing meat through cone shaped opening at bottom; wooden frame rests on a short, low stand with low sides along length; four oak turned legs attached to stand.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.118a-f
Provenance 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group