Expanded Hours

We're now open Wednesdays through Sundays! Proof of vaccination is required. Learn more >

Hinged hand press

Object Number: 
INV.7574
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 11 x 2 in. ( 7 x 27.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Wooden hand press consisting of two wedge-shaped blocks with handles; blocks are hinged together; inner surface of one has a concave well with four holes at the bottom; inner surface of the other has a corresponding convex projection.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group