Butter paddle

identifier

ID 429

morphology

morphology

craft

holotype

MOT V 97.0131 L=20cm WD=6cm WT=50gr

alias

butter hands (syn.) (CAMPBELL FRANKLIN: 23)
description

Picked from the churn, the extracted butter must be kneaded to work out the buttermilk. This kneading can be done by hand or with a butter paddle. This is a wooden hand tool with a flat, ribbed blade and a straight or T-shaped handle. [MOT]