Small, closed-top sugar scoop with cylindrical body having a plain-edged, S- or cyma-curved opening and vertical, D- or ear-shaped, molded and tapered strap handle soft soldered to the circular flat back. One-piece body has a raised bead and soft-soldered lapped seam; back has soft-soldered folded edges. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
late 19th century
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
overall: 3 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 8.255 cm x 16.51 cm x 7.9375 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: California
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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