Marjorie the Cow Butter Dish

created by

Becky Ziemer

$60.00 $ 41.99

Becky Ziemer created by

Becky Ziemer

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Bovine Butter Keeper

Celebrate the wholesome source of butter with this stoneware dish shaped like a happy Holstein. Hand formed from stoneware with glazed details, Marjorie the cow is an endearing representative of all hoofed milkmaids, nestled on a serrated green dish suggestive of her pasture. The largely unglazed outside of the cow provides a no-slip surface for your fingers, while the glazed interior and dish provides a sanitary, easy-to-clean environment for your butter. Handmade by Becky Ziemer in Memphis, Tennessee.

Due to the handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.

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Made in Tennessee

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Becky Ziemer

created by

Becky Ziemer

location

Tennessee

As a potter, Becky Ziemer has found inspiration in quirky places. “Over the years, I have been most inspired by Jim Henson's Muppets and the wacky, corny sense of humor that permeated every one of his productions,” the Memphis-based artist says. She brings her visions to life using clay, takes in their “personalities,” then decides exactly where to add the finishing touch that brings them to life: the dots of their eyes. And though she’s always loved creating adorable creatures, she feels humbled by her animals’ magnetism. “I've had more than one fan tell me the highlight of their day is looking to see what new critter I made,” she says. “That just blows me away.”

Only at UncommonGoods Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
stoneware
Measurements
See below for measurements.
Ingredients
Care
Microwave and dishwasher safe.

Butter Dish: 7.75"" L x 3.75"" W x 2.75"" H

Base: 7.75"" L x 3.75"" W x 1"" H

Lid: 6.75"" L x 2.5"" W x 2"" H"
Item ID
40645

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This was the perfect gift!

5

Perfect butter dish for Vermont farm home!

Wilmington North Carolina

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Marjorie was a hit

5

We loved this unique gift!

San Diego, CA

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I love Marjorie

5

I bought this butter dish for myself because I thought it was so whimsically charming and her face resembles the faces of some sheep and cows that I had bought quite a few years ago. Every time I use it, I have to smile.

Egg Harbor Township, N.J.

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This butter dish is so cool!

5

I love this cow butter dish. It is very whimsical but also functional. It makes me smile every time I look at it!

Bush, LA

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Great product

5

Fun product

New Hampshire

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"Mooove" over other bitter dishes

5

I cannot answer most of the questions as I've not seen the actual product, but our daughter loved the dish. She has always liked cows and this was a perfect surprise for her.

Texas

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I love Marjorie!

5

I love this butter dish; it's cute and functional!

Florida

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I Highly Recommend!

5

Everyone that sees it strikes up a conversation. I thought it so cute that I couldn't pass it up. I've also bought several other items from UG.

Van Alstyne, Texas

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Love the Cow!

5

I bought the product as a Christmas Gift as I have so many years. I'm always confident that the gifts are quality and shipping is always on time. I really don't have any negatives!

Huntington Beach, CA

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Wonderfully unique

4

My wife loved it as a Christmas present.

Rockwall, TX

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