Antique Cast Iron Apple Peeler made only by the Reading Hardware Company, Reading, PA. This hand-crank, table mount peeler features an original wooden turn knob, wheel gears, a sharp holding fork with three spikes, a clamp and is made in the U.S.A. Although this rustic, cast iron collectible is not recommended for use and sold as a collectible, it is in working order and displays nicely.
On the handle is embossed 78 and 78 U.S.A.
On the cap is embossed; “Made only for the Reading Hardware Co., Reading, PA”
Embossed on one gear is the number 10.
Dimensions: 12" L x 6 1/2" H (approximate measurements due to shape)
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