Chopping block

identifier

ID 627

morphology

craft

craft

holotype

MOT V 95.0056 a-b2 H=75cm D=54cm WT=44000gr
description

Meat and vegetables can be chopped on a cutting board or a chopping block. The latter is a cross-sawn piece of tree trunk (approx. 30-60 cm diameter; approx. 13-50 cm thick) - often the hole in the tree - possibly with three legs underneath. Usually it is made of beech wood. [MOT]