Sour Cream Skimmer

Description
Skimmer, spoon-shaped with short handle. Curved, molded handle, with oval-shaped hole at end for hanging. Shallow, circular bowl, solid with small circular punctures to form diamond pattern in center. Handle is loose. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
skimmer, sour cream
date made
1880-1910
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 3/8 in x 10 5/8 in; 3.175 cm x 11.1125 cm x 26.9875 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.67
catalog number
76-FT-01.1269
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
095
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 Mary Eloise Green
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