Chopsticks Set

Chopsticks Set

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Description (Brief)
This chopsticks set consists of a pair of hand-whittled chopsticks and a case. The case is made from single piece of wood and has a sliding lid with a thumb groove for sliding.
Object Name
Chopsticks, set
place made
United States: California
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
case: 10 in x 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 25.4 cm x 1.5875 cm x 4.1275 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Chinese American
Food Culture
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Transcontinental Railroad
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object