Punch Ladle

Description:

The Copp Collection contains a variety of household objects that the Copp family of Connecticut used from around 1700 until the mid-1800s. Part of the Puritan Great Migration from England to Boston, the family eventually made their home in New London County, Connecticut, where their textiles, clothes, utensils, ceramics, books, bibles, and letters provide a vivid picture of daily life. More of the collection from the Division of Home and Community Life can be viewed by searching accession number 28810.

Date Made: 1733-1734

Maker: I. S.James Smith

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, LondonPlace Used: United States: Connecticut, Stonington

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Copp Collection, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of John Brenton Copp

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.006855Catalog Number: 6855Accession Number: 28810

Object Name: ladle

Physical Description: silver (bowl material)baleen (handle material)Measurements: overall: 1 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 3.81 cm x 32.7025 cm x 7.3025 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-da65-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_307967

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