What is it?

Discussion in 'The Late Night Cafe (off-topic)' started by rpooley, Jun 25, 2017.

  1. rpooley

    rpooley

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    Found this at an antique mart.  My guess is a pastry cutter for butter.  The blades aren't very sharp but I guess mezzaluna is a possibility.

    Thoughts?

     
  2. cheflayne

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    As far as I know, it is for coarse chopping nuts in a wooden bowl.
     
  3. phatch

    phatch Moderator Staff Member

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    Yeah, an early version of a slap chopper.