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This and 8 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Place Setting (France), 1966.

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Demitasse Spoon (France), 1966

This is a Demitasse spoon. It was designed by Claude Lalanne. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is cast 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.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 11.5 x 2.4 cm (4 1/2 x 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Demitasse Spoon (France), 1966; Designed by Claude Lalanne (French, 1924 - 2019); cast and chased silver; H x W: 11.5 x 2.4 cm (4 1/2 x 15/16 in.); Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund in honor of John L. Marion; 1990-137-9

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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