Ladle

Description
Short-handled ladle with raised circular bowl attached with four rivets to a horizontally bent handle flattened into a reverse-tapered end with circular hanger; rivets hammered on front and back. Centerpunch on bowl underside. No other marks.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1780 - 1820
place made
United States: New England
Physical Description
copper (bowl; rivets material)
iron, wrought (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 10 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 25.7175 cm x 12.065 cm
ID Number
DL*388476
catalog number
388476
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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