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Old 03-30-2014, 01:37 AM   #1
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Does anyone know what type spoon this is?

I use this spoon a lot as I find it very versatile (main use is creating perfect icing carvings in cupcakes, sounds silly but it gets the job done really well), but problem is I only have one and want to order more as it's generated some interest in my circle of friends. If anyone knows the name or category of this type of teaspoon please let me know.


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Old 03-30-2014, 04:00 AM   #2
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I think it is a simple sugar spoon

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Old 03-30-2014, 09:11 AM   #3
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Not sure of the size since you didn't provide a reference in the photo. However, it looks like a scoop to me. The open front end suggests a scooping function.
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Old 03-30-2014, 09:52 AM   #4
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I agree with Andy - it looks like a scoop. Could be used for coffee or sugar - all kinds of things. And including a quarter, for example, in the photo would provide scale, so we could tell how big the spoon is.
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Old 03-30-2014, 10:11 AM   #5
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It looks to be a utility type spoon. The numbers on the handle seem interesting. It is small? Is that the edge of a sink beside it? Demi-tasse size? Almost looks like a measuring scoop or for skimming.

there is an antique silver place not too far from you, Belleville if I remember correctly. He identified some silverware for me. I realize this is not silverware but perhaps he can help you.
Try sending him an email... I can't remember his web site.


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Old 03-30-2014, 10:18 AM   #6
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A cheese spoon.
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Some antique butter spoons are also shaped that way.

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