Butter mold

Butter mold
Title
Butter mold
Date 
ca. 1825-1875
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. ( 16.5 x 14 cm )
Description 
Turned treenware butter mold composed of a plunger handle which attaches to a circular base and pierces a dome-shape cover; the underside of the base is carved with a pine cone and two acorns.
Object Number 
INV.1022
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group