Bread slicer

Arcadia Manufacturing Company, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Arcadia Manufacturing Company, Manufacturer
Description
Wood and cast metal bread slicer. Blade is inserted diagonally in top surface. When in use the platform is vertical, held up by a wooden stand at back. When storing the slicer platform folds down onto base board. The central part of the slicer slides back and forth. Above the blade is a dial which adjusts the thickness of the slice.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
Arcadia Manufacturing Co. Newark, New York Patent 1885-1891
Accession No
F720.2002
Credit Line
Arcadia Manufacturing Company. Bread slicer, F720.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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