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#99 ScrimshawAgdoublee 2018-03-17 14:06
Whale skinner
#98 Hair straightenerJlynn1969 2018-03-17 08:57
Thats what id use it for
#97 Mezzalunapokadotty 2018-03-16 22:17
A double blade mezzaluna.
#96 A food chopperabuelasue 2018-03-16 22:02
It is a food chopper and fit the curves of wooden bowls. My grandmother used her to chop walnuts and for cooked spinach.
#95 Answer from Kovelskovels.com 2018-03-16 13:34
It's a vegetable chopper with a metal blade. Happy Friday everyone!
#94 It's #whatsitwednesd ay!FLGdNbr 2018-03-16 06:00
Vintage Wood Handle Double Metal Chopper Curved Blades
#93 shortening cutterbrittsabu 2018-03-16 01:46
for cutting solid shortening into flour or other dry mixtures
#92 RE: It's #whatsitwednesd ay!brittsabu 2018-03-16 01:17
used for cutting butter or solid shortenings into flour for example when making home made biscuits
#91 MeNBWL 2018-03-16 00:11
Maybe a slaw cutter (cabbage).


A tool to help iron a ruffle on clothing.?????
#90 Dh cutter, blendersusan49 2018-03-15 23:07
Used to blend flour and butter or lard for our dough.

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