Advert for the Maldon Iron Works Company Limited's root shredders and graters
Medium: Print on paper
The Victorians were very interested in gadgets, utensils and machines that made household chores faster and easier. This is an advertisement for the Maldon Iron Works Company’s root shredders or graters. This machine was worked by a large turning-handle on the side of the wheel, speeding up the cutting of fruit and vegetables.