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Object ID # 1990.021.012
Object Name Slicer, Vegetable
Title Vegetable Slicer
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Credit line In Memory of Edwin Miller
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A hand-held wooden and metal vegetable slicer, with a shaped wooden gripping area that has a hanging hole drilled into it. It may be made of birch wood. There is a corrugated metal area.

Provenance Manufacturer unknown.
Formerly owned by Caroline and John Miller. Caroline's parents were Jacob and Elizabetha Ruppenthal. The Millers lived in a farm house south of Hanover, in Normanby Township, Grey County.
Last owned by Dorothy Miller (neƩ Miller), who was married to Edwin Miller, a brother of the last two occupants of the Miller farmhouse. They were twin brothers, Noah and Aaron Miller.
Collection Food Processing Tools & Equipment
Material Wood/Metal
Dimensions W-11.5 L-30 cm
Found Normanby Township (formerly), Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
Function A household / kitchen item that was operated by hand. It was used to slice vegetables. It could be hung up on a wall nail for storage.