|Object ID #||1988.032.003|
|Object Name||Server, Lemon|
|Title||Lemon Slice Server|
|Lexicon category||4: T&E For Materials|
|Place of Origin||Unknown|
Silver-plated, wide, shallow, perforated serving spoon (pattern of three potted flowers) with COMMUNITY stamped on verso of handle. This is a lemon slice server.
|Makers mark||COMMUNITY stamped on the back of the handle|
Unknown. May have been used by James Albert or Helena Manning of Toronto, Ontario and Owen Sound, Grey County.
Last belonged to their daughter, Hazel Manning (b. Dec. 1904-d. August, 1996) of Owen Sound.
|Collection||Food Service Tools & Equipment|
|Dimensions||W-4.1 L-11.2 D-0.2 cm|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|
|Function||When having a formal tea, a lemon slice server was useful for serving individual lemon slices to people so that they could flavour their tea. It could also be used for serving a slice of tomato.|