Scoop

Description
Small, open-top or semicylindrical scoop with a plain-edged, rounded opening and a vertical, D- or ear-shaped, tapered strap handle with soft soldered to the semicircular flat back. Back is folded over body and soft soldered. No marks.
The dimunitive size of this scoop suggests it was probably used with tea, spices, or sugar.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
scoop
date made
1875 - 1925
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 10.4775 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*238049.0092
catalog number
238049.0092
accession number
238049
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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