Apple and Peach Parer
Type: Food preparation
ManufacturerSinclair Scott Co. Baltimore, Maryland
PurposeThe apple or peach was impaled on a fork as the gears rotated the fruit with the turn of the handle. As a result, the blade, which was held against the apple or peach, peeled the skin from the rotating fruit.
Creation Date19th century
Date DetailsAccording to 300 Years of Kitchen Collectibles (Franklin 8), this parer by Sinclair Scott Co. was utilized in the late 19th century.
Marks/InscriptionSinclair Scott Co. Baltimore - Made in U.S.A.
Kitchen Artifact IDK014