Butter churn, cover, and dasher
a (churn): 20 5/8 x 9 1/4 in. (52.4 x 23.5 cm)
b (cover): 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (1.9 x 19.1 cm)
c (dasher): 36 1/8 x 5 7/8 x
Barrel portion of dasher type butter churn (lid and dasher missing); painted red and made entirely without nails; with slightly tapered sides, three hoops with woven joints, and one stave extending above top hoop that is carved in the shape of a handle; circular cover with incised band around rim and convex middle with hole at center and two inch notch along edge; long-handled dasher with pine cross, pierced with holes and nailed to the bottom
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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