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Butter Mold

1991.672 (RS21114)

Description

Wooden butter stamp incised on top with vines; on mold surface, with swirl pattern surrounded with notches; copper handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
copper (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
butter molds
Carved
carving (processes)
cookware
Copper
copper (metal)
Mold, Butter
Treen
Vine
vines
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.672
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2543

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