Cutlery set, London, England, 1980

Made:
1980 in London

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Cutlery set, 3 piece stainless steel, with thick plastic handles for use by arthritics by Homecraft Supplies Ltd., London, 1980

Extra thick handles on these cutlery items provide easy grip. They were designed for people with arthritis or rheumatism. These diseases cause deformities in the joints which can make gripping things difficult. Many everyday objects have been adapted to help. The cutlery set was made by Homecraft Supplies Limited.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1981-755
Materials:
handle, plastic and head, steel (stainless)
Measurements:
overall (3 pieces): 0.214 kg
type:
cutlery
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
British Rheumatism & Arthritis Assocn.

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