Melon Scoop

Melon Scoop

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Consists of a small, circular bowl soft soldered to a half-round shaft that is fitted into a round, tapered, wooden handle with flat end. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
scoop, melon
date made
late 19th or early 20th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron (scoop; shaft material)
tin (scoop; shaft material)
wood (handle material)
overall: 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 13.335 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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