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What is this?

Flat rectangular handle of grey aluminum; brushed surface. Circular, concave bowl with flanged extension to overlap handle. Bowl affixed to handle with two silver rivets. Bowl anodized blue.

This is a demitasse spoon from United States. It is dated 1985 and we acquired it in 1986. Museum purchase from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

anodized aluminum

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 10.8 x 2.2 x 0.4 cm (4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Engraved in script on the handle: "David Tisdale c. 1986"

David Tisdale was the maker and the designer of this object.

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18621773/ |title=Demitasse Spoon, "Signature Collection, "Picnic Flatware"", 1985 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=24 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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