Ladle

Description
Ladle with raised circular bowl attached by two rivets to a downturned handle, square in section, flattened and faceted on front along its upper half and ending in a counterclockwise loop; both rivets flat on front and domed on back. No marks. From a four-piece set of cooking utensils (skimmer, two ladles and hanging rack), 1986.3175.1A-D.
Maker is Kurt P. Strehl (1926-2008), Orpheus Coppersmith, of Agawam, MA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ladle
date made
1986
Physical Description
copper (bowl; rivets material)
iron, wrought (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/8 in x 14 1/8 in x 4 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 35.8775 cm x 11.1125 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Agawam
ID Number
1986.3175.1C
catalog number
1986.3175.1C
nonaccession number
1986.3175
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Kurt P. Strehl
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