Ladle

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Description
Ladle made as a single piece, with shallow circular bowl and straight, downturned handle, rectangular in section, ending in a horizontal oval hanger with small pierced hole. Front of handle struck near bowl with circular mark containing "WR" in raised roman letters between three pellets above and below.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1750 - 1800
place made
United States: Northeastern United States
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 16 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 41.275 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
1978.0939.014
accession number
1978.0939
catalog number
1978.0939.014
Credit Line
Gift of John Paul Remensnyder
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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