Whisk

Description
Slotted whisk, whip, or mixer, combination utensil. Heavy wire handle, bent into oblong shape. Spoon bowl is one piece of cut and shaped metal: curved outward, fan-shaped, scalloped end, with long, thin openings. Spoon bowl is marked: "LIFTS WHIPS/MIXES MASHES/CRUSHES/STRAINS/MADE IN U.S.A./PAT. PEND." Also marked with the "Chief" logo, with American indian in profile, wearing headdress.
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 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 26.035 cm x 9.525 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.55
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
457
catalog number
322793.55
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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