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Spoon (England), 1600–1650

This is a spoon. It is dated 1600–1650 and we acquired it in 2007. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Paul Walter.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 17.2 × 5.5 × 2.3 cm (6 3/4 × 2 3/16 × 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Spoon (England), 1600–1650; brass; L x W x D: 17.2 × 5.5 × 2.3 cm (6 3/4 × 2 3/16 × 7/8 in.); Gift of Paul Walter; 2007-14-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

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