Wooden food stirrer carved from a single piece of wood. The end of the handle is a roughly carved bird possibly with the front of the head broken off in the past. The handle tapers outwards from the base of the bird and forms an elongated large flat trapezoid shaped blade. There is a coiled piece of string loosely tied around the blade.
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