Apple parer


Manufacturer
J. Sargent & Dan P. Foster
Material
iron
wood
Dimensions
Overall: 24 × 8 × 5 1/2 in. (61 × 20.3 × 14 cm)
Creation Date
circa 1853
Description
Cast iron apple parer, hand-cracked with activating gears spring-loaded knife; mounted on rectangular wooden straddle board.
Provenance
Gift of Charles L. Robinson
Kitchen Artifact ID
1946.31
Institutional Collection
New-York Historical Society