This is a 19th century sycamore two piece butter mould. carved as a swan.

These two piece butter moulds produced a 3D butter sculpture of a swan and were very decorative. It has two pegs on one side of the mould which fit into two holes on the other sde.

This mould measures 6cm w x 5cm h when closed.

Antique Sycamore Two Piece Mould - swan