Roller, butter; 2011.41

Name/Title

Roller, butter

About this object

Butter roller; a wooden roller used commercially, for imprinting a pattern on large slabs of butter. The roller features the word "New Zealand" over a fern leaf. The roller features a turned handle at each end.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Carved: "NEW ZEALAND"

Measurements

di 125mm x l 460mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairy processing. dairy products

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairying

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

2011.41

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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