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Butter mold

Object Number: 
INV.1021
Date: 
ca. 1825-1875
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Treenware butter mold with loop handle and circular base carved with a stylized flower inside a six-pointed star.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group