Current Location:
Shelf W2 (OS) -> Box 358
Location Notes:
IDC; Open Shelving; Section W; Shelf W2; Box 358

Persian Kafgir (Rice Skimmer)

Artwork
Identifier:
2018.41.21
Credit:
Gift of Jim and Virgina Goode
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Artworks - Width: 10" Depth: 4.5"
Description:
Flat spoon like tool. Handle is much thinner than the base of the spoon. Decorative patterns etched on the handle. Flat round portion also has decorative etchings as well as cut-out designs of flowers
Historical Context:
This is called a kafgir (skimmer) in Persian. It is a rice server.