Whisk

Description
Fixed whisk or whip, heavy bent steel tinned wire. Oval-shaped "spoon" bowl. Flat wire whip with coiled wires stretched laterally across spoon bowl. Twisted wire shaft inserted into wooden handle, unlaquered, light-colored wood in "teardrop" shape, with metal eyelet at end for hanging. Used to beat eggs or cream. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1934-1945
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 11 3/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 3.175 cm x 28.8925 cm x 7.3025 cm
ID Number
DL.322793.47
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
449
catalog number
322793.47
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eloise Green
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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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