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Object Name Press, Fruit
Catalog Number 1993.8.43
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) Wood; steel
Dimensions H-11.25 W-21 D-12.5 inches
Description This is a fruit press. It is a box straddled on two narrow parallel beams. There is a chute device on top and a crank arm on the side turns the inner metal pin with blades. There is a hole in the base of the top to drain the contents.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Cooking
Cooking utensils
Cookery
Pots & pans
Kitchen utensils
Fruit
Food preparation
Food processing
Food processing machinery
Search Terms Jefferson County
Food
Food preserving
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS