Food spear

Object Number: 
2002.1.4540
Date: 
1950-1990
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
5 1/2 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
This red plastic food spear has a flat tab on one end as a handle and an arrow point on the other for spearing fruit for a cocktail or appetizers. The tab end reads in black " 'Streamliner'/ 'City of Denver' ". Union Pacific¿s first Streamliner ran from Kansas City to Denver and was a focus of the development of diesel trains between 1934 and 1950.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group