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Object Name Peeler, Fruit
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-477
Maker Reading Hardware Company
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) Cast iron
Dimensions H-13.5 W-8 D-6 inches
Description This is a mechanized apple peeler. There are various wheels and gears that interconnect. The handle is wooden black knob. The rest of the piece is cast iron. The teeth are steel.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Reading Hardware Company
Subjects Apples
Kitchen utensils
Cooking utensils
Search Terms Food
Food preserving
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS