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Butter mold

Object Number: 
INV.1022
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group