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Object Name Grinder, Meat
Catalog Number 1939.795
Date 1800-1850
Material(s) Wood; wrought iron
Dimensions H-7.75 W-24 D-14 inches
Description This is a wooden meat or sausage grinder. It has two larger pieces of wooden that form a cavity. An axle in that cavity has dowel rods that run between metal blades. The axle is turned with an external crank. The wooden pieces are held closed with bolts that have forged wingnuts.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Kitchens
Kitchen utensils
Food preparation
Grinding
Grinding machines
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS