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Manufacturer:
Charles Victor Gibert, French  Search this
Medium:
silver
Dimensions:
L x W x D: 18.1 × 3.8 × 3 cm (7 1/8 × 1 1/2 × 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
cutlery
Decorative Arts
spoon
Object Name:
spoon
Manufactured in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1890
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Oval bowl with plain narrow stem. Stem continues to form leaf shaped handle, with terminal turning downwards. Centipede applied as if clinging to side of terminal, overlapping along edge to underside, forming a circle.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, Decorative Arts Association Acquisition, and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds
Accession Number:
1996-56-9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41060e14e-c656-4377-82f0-f474915c2094
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-56-9