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Drawing, Spoons, 1825–50

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1825–50 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen, sepia, brush, gray water color. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

18.3 x 6.6 cm (7 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Spoons, 1825–50; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen, sepia, brush, gray water color; 18.3 x 6.6 cm (7 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-5490

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