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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

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Currently not on view
Object Name
spoon
Object Type
flatware
date made
ca 1799
place made
United States: Virginia, Alexandria
place used
United States: Virginia, Alexandria
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14.7 cm x 3 cm; 5 13/16 in x 1 3/16 in
overall: 5/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 14.9225 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
DL.62.0547A
catalog number
62.0547A
accession number
241779
Credit Line
Miss Katharine M. Reese
subject
Eating
Virginia
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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