Churn

Object Number: 
1948.538
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 14 x 12 in. ( 61 x 35.6 x 30.5 cm )
Description: 
Wooden churning mechanism with handcrank and two gears that turn a vertical shaft with three pierced, horizontal paddles; mechanism mounted within frame consisting of four turned uprights joined to a roughly circular base.
Credit Line: 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group