S/3118 Antique Treen 19th Century Elm Two Piece Butter Mould of a Deer
An unusual 19th century carved elm two piece butter mould of a deer, which are rarely found as they often became separated and were used for culinary purposes to make a three dimensional decoration. The whole retains a patination.
6 in. (15 cm.) Wide
3½ in. (9 cm.) Deep
¾ in. (2 cm.) High
English Circa 1860