Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Spoon, Salt
Date:
1831-1841
Description:
One coin silver master salt spoons in the Fiddle Thread pattern; bowl is oval, wider than high; handle is engraved with "M. Wells." in script lettering; back has hallmarks stamped in the handle near the bowl: five point star, lion with tail in the air, capital "D", with no name stamp.
Object ID:
2003.055.22
Dimensions:
L-3.75 Dia-1 inches
Year Range from:
1831
Material:
Silver, Coin
Year Range to:
1841
Inscription Position:
Front/back of handle
Inscription Type:
Manufacturer's Mark
Inscription Technique:
Engraved
Inscription Text:
Front: "M. Wells"

Back: "D"
Made:
Joseph Rudd
Place of Origin:
USA/New York State
People:
Wells, M.
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