S/2642 Antique Treen 18th Century or Early 19th Century Sycamore Flummery Mould
A late 18th or early 19th century circular sycamore flummery mould, having a pale honey colour and patination. Flummery is a recipe in 1769 containing bitter sweet almonds, rose water, calf foot stock all strained through muslin, then mixed with loaf sugar and thick cream. It is a good decorative mould of a most pleasing design.
(historic restoration to rim)
2½ in. (6.5 cm.) High
6 in. (15 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1800