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Object Name Paddle, Food
Catalog Number 1993.8.96
Date 1850-1900
Material(s) Wood
Dimensions H-20.25 W-11 D-3.5 inches
Description This is a six section wooden grip on a squared shaft leading to a mortise in flat perpendicular paddle blade with two holes in a blade. The angled brace is nailed half way up the shaft and mortised into a blade. The sections are nailed together with wire nails. There are traces of black paint on handle and shaft.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique shops and barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Search Terms Jefferson County (Ky.)
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS