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Skewer

Skewer

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Description
Flat shaft, rectangular in section, tapering to a sharp point at one end and having a perpendicular, open hanging loop formed from one corner at the other. No marks. One of 6 skewers with holder, DL*388274A-G.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
skewer
date made
1750 - 1800
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 5/8 in;.9525 cm x 16.8275 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
DL.388274D
catalog number
388274D
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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