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Jar and bottle opener

Description

Jar opener, steel w/ oblong red wooden handle which twists to turn gears below steel frame. Gear system includes two side grips which come togtehr when gear turns.

Details

Maker
Edlund Co. (Maker)
Date
1920-1960
Inscriptions
Engraved on steel frame: ""TOP-OFF/ JAR & BOTTLE/ SCREW TOP OPENER/ EDLUND CO./ BURLINGTON VT.""
Location of origin
Burlington, VT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
bottle openers
cookware
jar openers
OPENER, JAR
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2.25 x 3 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3898
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20903

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