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 unpainted, clear laquered or shellacked wooden handle. Used to beat eggs or cream. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
whisk
date made
1935-1940
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 1 5/8 in x 12 in x 3 1/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 30.48 cm x 8.255 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.44
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
446
catalog number
322793.44
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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