Salad Tong Spoon, from a Five Piece Set of Serving Utensils
Stainless steel and Lucite
1 x 15 x 2 1/2 in. (2.5 x 38.1 x 6.4 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Paul F. Walter
Salad tong spoon, stainless steel and Lucite. The stainless steel, ovoid shaped bowl is rather shallow. The applied, cylindrical handle is attached to the base through an insertion into a slit in 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
This item is not on view
Russel Wright (American, 1904-1976). Salad Tong Spoon, from a Five Piece Set of Serving Utensils, ca. 1935. Stainless steel and Lucite, 1 x 15 x 2 1/2 in. (2.5 x 38.1 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1999.108.30. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.108.30.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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