Cooking, Potato Masher, Wire; unknown maker; ?; RX.2018.5

Name/Title

Cooking, Potato Masher, Wire

About this object

This object is used to mash soft cooked items such as potatoes, apples, beans to mash them into a fluffy and light texture for eating.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

?

Period

unknown

Place Made

unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal, alloy, steel

Measurements

h 315mm x w 110mm x d 85mm
wt 71g

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.2018.5

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
Robin 08 Jul 2019 04:31 AM,UTC

I suggest this item not strong enough to mash potatoes and was probably used for making toast over an open fire.

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