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Object Name Bowl, Batter
Catalog Number 1939.219
Date 1760
Material(s) Wood
Dimensions H-3 W-19.125 D-7.625 inches
Description This dough bowl is a roughly carved rectangular piece of wood. It is carved out in the shape of a long trough. Two handles have been carved at each end of the bowl. One handle has a drilled hole for hanging the bowl. The sides of the bowl taper to a narrow flat bottom. Inscribed on one side are the initials "CV." The inscription on the bottom reads "1760 D. Boon."
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Boone, Daniel
Subjects Bread
Baking
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS