why this product

The minimal design of this maple wood butter dish is deceptively simple, but its ingenuity will make you wonder why all butter dishes aren't made this way. Butter is stored neatly in the deep well, fitted with a secure lid. A notch in the case provides easy, compact storage of the matching maple wood spreader (think: streamlined fridge storage), as well as providing a resting place for the spreader while out on the table. The rounded corners make it easy to scrape up every last bit of butter for that final slice of toast. 

use & care

Hand wash only. If necessary, condition the wood with vegetable or mineral oil.

production & design

This simple but smarter butter dish was conceived by Oji Massanori, a Japanese designer who has received numerous of awards for his household objects. The butter dish design is put into the able hands of the wood-turners at the Takahashi Kougei workshop, founded by the Takahashi family in 1965. 

about the designer

Maple Wood Butter Dish & Knife Spreader

$139.00
Kaufmann Mercantile from New York, NY
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Maple wood butter dish with fitted lid and cutout for storage of accompanying spreader. Its deep, rounded corners allow for every bit of butter to be utilized. Designed by an award winning Japanese designer. (more info)

More Details

  • Technical Specifications:

    Dimensions
    Holds approximately two sticks of butter

    Butter dish:
    5.9 inches long x 2 inches wide x 1.7 inches high
    (15 cm x 5 cm x 4.3 cm)

    Knife spreader: 
    5.7 inches long x 0.3 inches wide 
    (14.4 cm x 0.7 cm)

    Materials
    Maple wood

    Made in
    Japan

  • Dimensions: H 1.0 Inches x W 1.0 Inches x L 1.0 Inches
  • Product Code: V176000283782

Shipping & Returns

  • This item ships directly from Kaufmann Mercantile in Brooklyn, NY
  • Item is ready to ship in 4 - 7 Business Days. Delivery date will vary depending on your shipping address.
  • International orders may experience possible delays and take longer to arrive.
  • We accept complimentary returns within 14 days of receipt if the item is unused and in original condition.
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