I have not cleaned the interior or exterior in any way. When this was found in the attic of an old farm house, the old lady was storing sewing notions in it. Again, it has not been cleaned in any way shape or form, nor have the mechanics been lubricated etc. The item "Antique Miele Buttermaschine ist die Beste German Butter Churn Handle is Broken" is in sale since Friday, December 20, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Butter Churns". The seller is "those_were_good_old_days" and is located in Frederick, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States.