Warming ladle

Warming ladle
Title
Warming ladle
Date 
1750-1800
Medium 
Silver, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 27.3 x 6.4 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Wrought silver and wooden ladle has deep, circular bowl with an applied, incurved lip; cast, forked joint with scrolls applied to a molded and turned conical handle socket; turned wooden baluster handle is painted black.
Credit Line 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder, 12/14/73
Object Number 
INV.14495
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group