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Spoon, part of flatware set for Air France Economy Class

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Brown molded plastic handle with flat long edges and rounded short edges and diagonal seam connected to a stainless steel rectangular neck following the same rectangular line, then widens and dips into a circular bowl-shaped spoon head.

Inscription

Molded into shaft of utensil, raised: "AIR FRANCE"; machine engraved into metal on neck: "DESIGN CEI / 01216 / VICO"

Provenance

Purchased by donor on eBay January/February 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

about 1978

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 15.9 x 3.5 cm (3/8 x 6 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.430.3

Medium or Technique

Plastic, stainless steel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tableware, Utensils