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Object ID 000024

Object Name Wooden spoon

Object Desc Small wooden spoon, stamped Ritespoon

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000004a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Utensils


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Wonderland Park Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1937

End Year Range 1964

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords spoons,Oval Wood Dish Corporation,utensils,ice cream parlors,soda fountains,wooden spoons,

Title Wooden spoon

Description Small wooden spoon for ice cream. Handle is marked "Ritespoon" in script font. Back side of handle is stamped O.W.D. for the Oval Wood Dish company. Made of white birch wood. Very smooth.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 5

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Length of spoon from end to end is 5". Width at widest point of spoon bowl is 1.25". Stem is 3", spoon bowl is 2"

Quantity 3

Material wood


Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Oval Wood Dish Corporation

Maker Details Oval Wood Dish Corporation was in business from 1883-1964 and manufactured items such as wooden spoons, wooden forks, wooden bowls, bowling pins, tongue depressors, and other wooden items.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY000004a-c

Description Wooden spoon


Date JAN 18,2013

Summary Excellent

Assessor Molly Hannan

Notes Wooden spoons in excellent, like new condition.