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Vegetable chopper

Description:

Food preparation was labour intensive during the Victorian period as all foods were unprocessed and had to be prepared daily.


This chopper was manufactured by Joseph Tyzack and Sons in Sheffield. The blade and shaft are made from metal and steel, with a wooden handle. The blade is used for chopping vegetables. 

Place of Production:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Materials/Media:
metal, steel, wood
Dimensions:
overall length 175mm, length (blade) 90mm, width (blade) 150mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1979.260
Digital Number:
DMDM062n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council