Whisk

Description
Fixed whisk or whip, heavy bent steel tinned wire. Oval-shaped "spoon" bowl. Coiled oval flat whip (entire mixing end is coiled). Twisted wire shaft inserted into wooden handle, painted yellow with thin green stripe, hole near end for hanging. Used to beat eggs or cream. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
whisk
date made
1945-1955
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 11 7/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 3.4925 cm x 30.1625 cm x 8.255 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.43
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
445
catalog number
322793.43
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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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