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Spoon, S'Up, 2015

This is a Spoon. It is dated 2015. Its medium is tritan.

S'Up Spoon is a utensil for people with active hand tremors. It has a deep cavity that facilitates scooping up food such as soup and cereals while minimizing spilling when eating. Not only does it enable self-feeding and thus greater independence, but it is discrete so that it can be used in a restaurant.

This object was donated by S'up Products Ltd. It is credited Gift of S'Up Products Ltd UK.

  • Flamingo Spoon
  • cast stainless steel.
  • Gift of Curvware, Inc..
  • 1997-174-3

Our curators have highlighted 11 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Path Finder
  • electronic components, printed circuit board, laser, rubber, plastic.
  • Purchased by the museum for the exhibition.
  • s-e-2653
  • Good Grips Spoon
  • steel (stainless), santoprene (thermoplastic rubber).
  • Gift of OXO.
  • 1992-52-18

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 2.9 × 19.2 × 4.5 cm (1 1/8 × 7 9/16 × 1 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Access+Ability.

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