Butter crocks have been in use in parts
of Europe dating back to the Middle Ages, long before reliable refrigeration was available. These airtight ceramic vessels prevented butter from spoiling while keeping it at a reasonable temperature. This stoneware butter ...
Vintage blue-and-white willow butter dish encased in an
outer dish with "Wales" carved by hand into the wood. Decorated on the back with a pagoda and signed: " Willow W R Midwinter Ltd. England."