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Butter mold

Object Number: 
INV.1047
Date: 
ca. 1785
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 × 6 × 3 1/4 in. (1.9 × 15.2 × 8.3 cm)
Inscriptions: 

insribed on back of mold: "1785 / D * B / VB"

Description: 
Redware cookie mold with deeply incised image of a figure wearing a hat and robe; the reverse has incised initials and date.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group