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Magic Marmalade Cutter

Display: Bakers' Secrets
Culinary Technique: size reduction

Date: c. 1870

Location: England

Dimensions: 16" h x 16" w x 7" d

Watch collection donor Mel Mickevic demonstrate this object with
Dean Christopher Koetke, School of Culinary Arts, Kendall College,
and Victoria Matranga, exhibition curator.

The marmalade cutter sliced fruits and rinds quickly. The wooden plunger pushed fruit inserted into the tube against the blade. A bowl beneath the cutter caught the sliced fruit as it fell.