Ceramic pottery round butter dish set with saucer
Ceramic butter crock set with saucer and spreader knife. Wheel thrown stoneware clay. Thrown with straight sides to a flared rim, a well defined foot ring completes the bottom. The lid was thrown flat with a pulled up cone and a spiral coil of clay was added. A strap handle was added to the side to hold the spreader knife. The saucer was also thrown at the same time. Glazed in a shiny indigo blue. 4" tall with the lid and 4" wide with an opening of 3". The saucer is 4.25" diam. It will hold 6-8 oz dry measure or a stick of butter.
Non toxic glaze is dishwasher safe. Use this crock set for softened butter, transfer margarine from those plastic tubs or use it for cheese spreads. Set includes the crock with lid, saucer and spreader knife shown.