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This and 8 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Forks, Knives, And Spoons From A Flatware Set (France), 1966.

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Soup Spoon (France), 1966

This is a Soup spoon. It was designed by Claude Lalanne. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is molded and chased silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund in honor of John L. Marion.

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Soup Spoon (France), 1966; Designed by Claude Lalanne (French, b. 1924); molded and chased silver; Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund in honor of John L. Marion; 1990-137-6

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

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