Whisk

Description
All-wire fixed whisk or whip, heavy bent steel tinned wire. Oval-shaped "spoon" bowl. Coiled oval flat whip (entire mixing end is coiled), with thin wire run through center (probably the user's addition). Twisted wire shaft forms single oblong bent wire handle at end. Used to beat eggs or cream. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
whisk
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 10 3/4 in x 3 in; 3.175 cm x 27.305 cm x 7.62 cm
place made
United States
France
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.45
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
447
catalog number
322793.45
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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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