Bread Slicer, Bremer; Bremer; 1940-1950; WY.2006.18.7

Name/Title

Bread Slicer, Bremer

About this object

This is a hand-powered bread slicer. It has a clamp to attach it securely to any work surface, and the thickness of the slice is easily adjustable. This would have been a useful item in the days before bread came in a bag pre-sliced.

Maker

Bremer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1940-1950

Period

1940s

Place Made

Europe, Germany

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel
inorganic, processed material, glass, enamel

Inscription and Marks

Colour transfer on slicer side: 'BREMER HS QUALITAT'

Measurements

h 215 mm x w 350 mm x d 230 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

equipment

Object number

WY.2006.18.7

Copyright Licence  

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