Material: Ivory, metal rivet holds wheel Date: c. 19th Century Pigment: none Tool used: knife Design description: Square-cut handle, three rectangular dividers separate ends and 2 elongated hexagonal-shaped segments. End is turned, cross-hatched, probably intended to press down pastry - hole drilled through end.
Length: 6 3/8" 16.2 cm; Width: 2 3/16" 5.9 cm; Thickness: 1/2" 1.1 cm (wheel 2 3/16" 5.9 cm dia.)
PPL Special Collections
Paul C. Nicholson Whaling Collection
Condition: good, dirty; Cleaned 10 May 1999; Other notes: hole drilled through end of handle; Location: Box #3; Cataloged by Judith N. Lund; 19 April 1999