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Punch ladle

Description:

Wooden ladle with a twisted handle. Would be used to serve punch from a large bowl.

 

'This Ladle said to have been / the property of "Robert Burns" / was gifted by the late John Currie Merchant, Holywood to a / relative of my Wife, Wm Robertson / Station Master'

Materials/Media:
wood
Dimensions:
W (bowl) 55mm, L (handle) 360mm
Source:
Robert Burns House, Dumfries
Accession number:
DUMFM:2007.46
Digital Number:
BHBN181a-c
Creation Date:
late 18th / early 19th century
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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