Shallow Serving Spoon, from a Five Piece Set of Serving Utensils
Stainless steel and Lucite
3 x 14 1/4 x 4 in. (7.6 x 36.2 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Russel Wright (American, 1904-1976). Shallow Serving Spoon, from a Five Piece Set of Serving Utensils, ca. 1935. Stainless steel and Lucite, 3 x 14 1/4 x 4 in. (7.6 x 36.2 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1999.108.31. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.108.31.jpg)
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Ladle, stainless steel and Lucite. The stainless steel, circular shaped bowl is shallow. The applied, cylindrical handle is attached to the base through an insertion into a slit on the handle. The lower 1/4 of the handle is stainless steel that curves up and then levels out. The upper 3/4 of the handle is a clear plastic that is smaller in diameter than the metal section. The plastic section is inserted into the stainless steel handle.
Condition: Excellent condition, with overall minor abrasions due to use.
Catalogued by J. Pineiro 2-22-2000
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