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Dipper

1991.342 (RS21507)

Description

Dipper with large bowl made from carved out coconut. Long turned Georgian-style handle attached with pewter mount and rivets.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
Coconut
cookware
Dipper
dippers (serving utensils)
Georgian
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Turned
Wood
Dimensions
15 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.342
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2334

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