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2015

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Spoon, S'Up, 2015

This is a spoon. It is dated 2015. Its medium is tritan.

S'Up Spoon is a utensil for people with active hand tremors. It has a deep cavity that facilitates scooping up food such as soup and cereals while minimizing spilling when eating. Not only does it enable self-feeding and thus greater independence, but it is discrete so that it can be used in a restaurant.

This object was donated by S'up Products Ltd. It is credited Gift of S'Up Products Ltd UK.

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This object has not been digitized yet.
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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 2.9 × 19.2 × 4.5 cm (1 1/8 × 7 9/16 × 1 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Access+Ability.

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