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Delarue ladle

ID Number: 2014.0464.2
Title: Delarue ladle
Title Type: descriptive
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: ladles
Collection Type: Tools & Equipment
Artist/Maker: Delarue, Jean-Noel, 1776-1842 (silversmith) -- More information
Date: 1802-1842
Process/Technique: silversmithing
Materials: coin silver
Dimensions: 15 x 4 x 3 inches
Object Description New Orleans coin silver ladle marked with script letters in an oval flanked by bees in octagonal cartouches. The ladle has a fiddle handle, an upcurved end with midrib, a bowl with a double drop on the back at the juncture with the handle, and a script monogram on reverse.
Label Text: Goods of Every Description: Shopping in New Orleans, 1825-1925 2016-09-23
between 1802 and 1842; coin silver
by Jean-Noel Delarue (New Orleans)
The Historic New Orleans Collection, 2014.0464.2
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Inscription(s): maker's mark impressed recto
"[flower] De Larue [flower]"
monogram engraved recto
Collection Theme(s): Retail
Fine and Decorative Arts
Condition: Good
Other Number: Tracking Number T141124.3174.2

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