Curd Rake, Metal; Unknown manufacturer; 1900-1910; WY.1986.72
Curd Rake, MetalAbout this object
Unfortunately, we don't know much about this curd rake, except to say that it was retrieved from the Glenham dump by Bill McBride, passed on to Ossie Hunter, and eventually donated to the museum by his widow.
The rake head has curved tines, which would have been dragged across the cheese vat. Judging by the weight of the rake this must have been very hard work.
1900sMedium and Materials
organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, iron
In ink on handle: 'WY 86 72'Measurements
h 160 mm x w 140 mm x d 230Subject and Association Keywords
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