Patent Model - Improvement in Vegetable Graters

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Charles Peirce, Patentee
George Naylor, Assignee
Production date
Aug 08 1871
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Wood, iron
11 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 1" (28.6 x 14 x 2.5cm)
Peirce's patent "relates to the graters used for grating vegetables, crackers, &c.; and consists of a flat sheet-metal plate and a wooden frame or platform, constructed, arranged, and combined together..." The object of this invention is "to afford a more effective and durable grater, and at a less cost than those of equal size made of sheet metal entirely..." (Patent Number 117,924)
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