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Vintage handmade wooden butter mold, used to make a butter stick, with press. Has nice dovetail joints at all four corners and is reinforced with small nails to secure the corners. Possibly from the late 1800's to early 1900's.
This mold measures 5 1/4" long, 1 3/4" wide and is 2 1/4" deep. It is approximately a 4 ounce size stick. The press is made of a solid piece of wood, quite sturdy, and smooth on bottom. Both mold and press in good vintage condition. For the collector or just as a nice decorative piece for your country kitchen!