Skip to content

Egg and cream beater

Before electricity, food like eggs and cream had to be laboriously beaten by hand. Mechanical beaters like this one made life much easier and quicker.
Before electricity, food like eggs and cream had to be laboriously beaten by hand. Mechanical beaters like this one made life much easier and quicker. Egg-beater, 1902-1903, United States, by Dover Stamping Company. Bequest of Mrs AMM Ramsey, 1966. CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. Te Papa (GH002604)