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Punch Ladle

1991.499 (RS21080)

Description

A punch ladel with an oval silver cup and a long, narrow twisted baleen handle, with a silver tip to the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1800
Inscriptions
Faintly incised on the shaft of the handle is: y/x
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
baleen
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Baleen
baleen
LADLE
punch ladles
Silver
silver (metal)
Twisted
Dimensions
14.5 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.499
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2473

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