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Butter mold

Object Number: 
INV.1024
Date: 
ca. 1825-1875
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 × 5 in. (7.3 × 12.7 cm)
Description: 
Turned treenware butter mold composed of a plunger handle which attaches to a circular base and pierces a dome-shape cover; underside of base is carved with a stylized flower.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group