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Catalog Number 2005/040/324
Collection Arlean Towne Estate
Object Name Peeler, Fruit
Description A table mount style mechanical apple peeler and corer. A pressed metal manufacturer's plate reads "Made Only By The Reading Hardware Co Reading, Pa USA"
Date c. late 19th-early 20th century
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1950
Classification Household
Cooking
Food Processing
Canning
Kitchens
Food
Equipment
Appliances
Material Metal
Dimensions H-10.5 W-6 L-8.5 inches
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Lexicon sub-category Food Processing T&E