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Butter mold

Object Number: 
INV.1026
Date: 
ca. 1825-1875
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 × 3 in. (9.2 × 7.6 cm)
Description: 
Turned treenware butter mold with a baluster handle and circular base carved with stylized leaves and flowers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group