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Ladle

1985.276 (RS117562)

Description

Hollow coconut shell head w/ wide circular mouth cut out of top. Turned oak handle attached at side w/ cotter pin. Incised line banding w/ ring and vase turnings on handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1875
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
coconut (fruit)
oak (wood)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Coconut
coconut (fruit)
LADLE
ladles
Oak
oak (wood)
Dimensions
4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.276
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25015

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