Ladle

Ladle

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Description
Ladle having a raised, horizontal oval bowl with curvilinear rim and two pouring spouts attached to a turned hardwood handle. Bowl is engraved low on front "G / N*E" in small roman letters. Silver portion of shaft consists of a cast fork, C scroll, and seamed conical socket for the handle. Underside of C scroll struck once "KE" in raised serif letters in a rectangle. No centerpoint.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ladle
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 1 5/8 in x 15 1/4 in x 4 3/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 38.735 cm x 11.1125 cm
ID Number
DL.383507
catalog number
383507
accession number
162866
Credit Line
Estate of Arthur Michael
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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