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Catalog Number 0001.616.002
Description Butter Mold, n.d. Wooden butter mold made of pine with two brass metal hinges. Made of two L-shaped rectangular sections that are attached with three flat-head screws. These two sections are hinged together with two small brass hinges, also attached with flat-head screws. Used to form butter into rectangular blocks.
Object Name Mold, Butter
Collection 3D - Food Processing & Prep Tools & Equipment
Title Butter Mold, n.d.
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text none
Dimensions H-7 W-8.5 D-3 inches
Dimension Details As displayed open and upright.
Search Terms Dairy Industry
Food Production
Food, Preservation and Storage
Household Industry
Subjects Butter
Butter making