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Object ID # 1974.050.004
Object Name Spooner
Title Glass Spooner
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Made Unknown glass factory
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Scallop-edged glass spoon holder with a fancy glass pattern. It looks somewhat like a short vase, and the spoon handles would rest against the scalloped top edge. There is a square and rectangular block-like design. The pattern is deeply-cut-looking.
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by Jean Menzies of Owen Sound.
Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Glass
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Menzies, R. W.
Function A tableware item used to hold a quantity of clean spoons in readiness on the dining table. The spoon were placed vertically inside the spooner, with the handles resting against the scalloped rim.