Scotch hand

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-173659

Description

Rectangular wooden paddle with one grooved side and one smooth side. Slightly beveled back. Generally used in pairs to make butter balls or other fancy shapes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Scotch hands
maple (wood)
Hand, Scotch

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Butter hand Accession Number 2006.44.2301

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2 1/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2302