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Signature Collection, "Picnic Flatware" Spoon, 1985

This is a spoon. It is dated 1985 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is anodized aluminum. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

cm: L: 10.8 x W: 2.2 x D: 0.4 (4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/16 in)

It has the following markings

Engraved in script on the handle: David Tisdale c. 1986

Cite this object as

Signature Collection, "Picnic Flatware" Spoon, 1985; USA; anodized aluminum; cm: L: 10.8 x W: 2.2 x D: 0.4 (4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/16 in); Museum purchase from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1986-94-8

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