Butter Mold

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1838

GUSN

GUSN-2546

Description

Woodens butter mold with handle carved in one piece, with star and tulip design on one side and geometric design on other side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter molds
cookware
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
Treen
Wood
Carved
Star
Tulip
Mold, Butter

Inscription

Incised along handle: ""1838"". [Evidence of marks for affixing a tape label appears on handle.]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

7 1/4 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.674