Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in Level 1. We are using NZ Covid Tracer for contact tracing, please download, or use our Wi-Fi on arrival.

Stirrer, D2003.81

Physical Description

Stirrer - for beer manufacture.
Fascere, made up of stalks of dried grass. Stalks are held together and contained in a finely woven sleeve (the handle end). There is a string suspension loop at the other end of stirrer. There is ca 5.5cm of exposed stalks that would be used to stir the brew.


Mrs Jones and her husband were missionaries in


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 510 x 30 x 34mm

All Rights Reserved