Ladle - Metal, circa 1900. Used in a psychiatric hospital kitchen in Victoria Australia.
The ladle has a very deep bowl and a long thin handle. There is a bent washer on the end of the handle. Two big rivets are holding the handle to the bowl.
Example of kitchen utensils used in psychiatric hospitals in Victoria Australia
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 03 Jun 1985
Place & Date Used
Type of item
28 cm (Length), 7 cm (Width), 53 cm (Height)
Exhibition Collection Management
530 mm (Length), 280 mm (Width), 105 mm (Height)
53 cm (Length), 9 cm (Height), 28 cm (Outside Diameter)
Measurement From Conservation.