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Dough Scraper

Description

Small, with flat iron incised blade, hollow tapering brass handle with incised rings at wide end.

Details

Maker
Derr, Peter (Maker)
Date
1845
Inscriptions
1) Incised on blade: ""P.D./ 1845"". 2) Paper label handwritten by NFL: ""Rare Penna. / Dough Scraper / made by Peter / Derr in 1845 / see other side"".
Location of origin
PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
incising
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
cookware
Incised
incising
Iron
iron (metal)
SCRAPER, DOUGH
scrapers (finishing tools)
Dimensions
3.75 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.220
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2199

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