Having found fragments of an original red sandstone quern in an archeological dig in Somerset, I was commissioned to copy its details and make a working version. The video below demonstrates how it is used.
These grinding 'machines' were developed in the iron age to superseded saddle quern stones and revolutionised the processing of grain and the making of bread.
Creating 'fossilised' contemporary objects for a magazine article.
My recreations of Mesolithic grain grinding 'saddle' querns are made having handled and studies examples in museums.
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