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Catalog Number 1977.073.005.001
Description Butter Paddle, c. 1850-1899. Butter paddle is hand-carved from a single piece of wood (oak). Paddle itself is rectangular in shape with about 28 narrow ridges extending the entire length on one side. Bottom of paddle tapers to a flat, angled edge. Top of paddle tapers into a smooth handle that is flat on top and bottom and bulbous on the sides.
Object Name Paddle, Butter
Collection 3D - Food Processing & Prep Tools & Equipment
Title Butter Paddle, c. 1850-1899
Date Mid-late 1800s
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text none
Dimensions H-10.25 W-3.125 D-0.375 inches
Search Terms Butter Paddle
Kitchen Accessories
Subjects Butter
Butter making