Mincer; Enterprise Manufacturing Co; 1880-1900; MT1993.82.9
MincerAbout this object
Mincer; a large iron food mincer. It belonged to John and Margaret Taylor of Mataura. John was a Scotsman who arrived in New Zealand in 1876. He worked first as a shepherd and then as a butcher in Dunedin before seeing the potential in exporting frozen rabbits. In 1893 he started a rabbit export depot in Mataura.Maker
processed material, metal, iron
processed material, metal, alloy, steel
organic, vegetal, wood
On one side of grinder: 'ENTERPRISE / MF'G CO. PHILA. U.S.A'
On other side of grinder: 'ENTERPRISE / TINNED / MEAT CHOPPER / NO.10'
On clamp shaft: 1384'
h 125mm x w 300mm x l 340mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type