bucket (food processing & storage)

Whey bucket. Pail, made out of staves, serve as handles, Each handle has two holes through which are passed two straps made of goat’s hair (wool) or rope, for tying the measuring cup. The staves are held together by hoops made of lime wood. (Fir wood staves, lime wood hoops). Width at mouth 250mm, height 280mm, diameter at bottom 330mm.

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