Food slicer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-24996

Description

Simple rectangular handle w/ a hole for hanging, surmounting a rectangular plank body w/ a square cut out at center enclosing a rectangular steel blade, w/ a beveled cutting edge on each side, screwed to the body of the slicer. The blade is recessed between two canted or beveled cuts of wood. Supporting member nailed to back. (Similar to a hand plane in appearance).

Details

Descriptive Terms

cookware
steel (alloy)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Steel
SLICER, FOOD

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.875 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1963.178