Mould, butter; CT84.1662h

Name/Title

Mould, butter

About this object

Butter mould; a rectangular, wooden mould with separate press. The press is fitted into the mould through a hole at the top and pushed down to press butter into a rectangle. The base of the press is engraved with a border of lines which would mark a pattern onto the butter.

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood

Measurements

1. Mould h 105mm x l 175mm x w 80mm
2. Press h 200mm x l 115mm x w 55mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairy processing. dairy products

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairying

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

CT84.1662h

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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