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Punch Ladle

Description

Carved from horn with long, swelled handle with a whistle on the end and finger grip; elegant circular pouring cup carved on back with Queen Anne/early Georgian style shell motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1705-1750
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
horn (animal material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
shell (animal material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Horn
horn (animal material)
Ladle, Punch
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
punch ladles
Queen Anne
Shell
shell (animal material)
Dimensions
3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.678
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2550

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