Moon Shaped Biscuit
This is a moon shaped biscuit. A biscuit is a baked product. Usually a biscuit is a thick paste of fine wheat flour boiled and spread out on a plate. When it had dried and hardened it was cut up and then fried until crisp, then served wit honey and pepper.
Government Printing Office The Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1895)