Object StatementButter churn, with fitted lid, no. 2 size, box type, hand operated, wood, made by E Cherry & Sons, Gisborne, Victoria, Australia, 1900-1930
Physical DescriptionButter churn, No.2 size, Improved Patent Bentwood box churn, with fitted lid, wood, made by E. Cherry, Gisborne, Victoria, Australia, 1900-1930
Rectangular buttern churn, footed wooden box containing an X-shaped wooden interior rack, which is joined to an exterior metal hand crank with turned wood handle, through a hole in the box. Beneath the hand crank is a hole from the interior lined with metal. The lid has a carry handle affixed to the lid on two cross pieces attached to the lid by brass screws.
MarksManufacturer's name and location stencilled in black, exterior side of churn, "E. CHERRY/ MAKER/ GISBOURNE/ VICTORIA/ 2", at angle to main text, "IMPROVED/ PATENT"