Pie crimper

Object Number: 
Z.89
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Ivory, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 11.1 x 3.8 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
carved: on reverse: "OAL"
Description: 
Scrimshaw pie crimper (jagging wheel) with carved wheel which rotates on an iron pin; tusk or tooth shaped handle has carved notched edges and circle across surface.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group