Do you recognize this tool?
It measures 12-3/4 inches tall, 12 inches deep; tray measures 7-1/2 inches wide; blade measures 12 inches. The device is made of cast iron; tray is made of tin and has a wooden handle. There are no markings. The blade goes up and down in a slicing motion and has a moveable guide with range of up to 1 inch.
Check back here Nov. 15 for the correct answer, or find it in the December 2011 issue of Farm Collector.
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