Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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punch ladle
  • England, United Kingdom
  • punch ladle, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • metal casting
  • Object Length: 30.5 cm
    Object Length: 12 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0356
Description

Cast metal (sterling plate?) punch ladle in neoclassical style. Four-sided bowl with rounded edges is decorated with fluting. Handle curves backward with shell and scroll decoration at the end. Five hallmarks cast into back of handle.