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Brass Cooking Ladle

Brass Cooking Ladle

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Description (Brief)
Brass cooking ladle with hollow handle into which a wooden handle can be inserted. Used by a Chinese American family in California.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ladle
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
ID Number
CL.64.0987
accession number
253789
catalog number
64.987
subject
Chinese American
Cooking
Food Culture
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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