Butter mold

Butter mold
Title
Butter mold
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 × 7 × 7 in. (17.8 × 17.8 × 17.8 cm)
Description 
Cube shaped butter mold with corners hinged with wooden pegs; inner faces carved with various combinations of two-petal, four-petal, and six-petal motifs enclosed in circles and rectangles, with petal and zig-zag borders.
Object Number 
Z.1897
Marks 
carved: on adjacent sides: "i 8010" and "KTA"
Gallery Label 
This mold originally had a cover, most likely pyramid shaped.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group