Object ID 000024
Object Name Wooden spoon
Object Desc Small wooden spoon, stamped Ritespoon
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000004a-c
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Wonderland Park Exhibit
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
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"
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.
Date JAN 18,2013
Assessor Molly Hannan
Notes Wooden spoons in excellent, like new condition.