S/3147 Antique Treen 18th Century Birch Brick Shaped Butter Mould
An unusual late 18th century Scandinavian birch brick shaped butter mould of wedge and nailed construction, having an interior with a central hole and carved design. The base has carved initials E.N.D. and M.T.D. and dated 1793. The whole has a lovely pale honey colour and excellent patination.
7½ in. (19 cm.) Wide
5 in. (12.5 cm.) Deep
3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) High
Scandinavian Circa 1793