Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Spoon, Serving
Date:
1900
Description:
Tapering handle with rounded, slightly upturned end; beaded ornamentation on handle, ends in small volutes at the bowl end with shell ornament at opposite end; bowl is oblong with rounded end, scalloped edges and washed with gold; three marks appear on the back side of the handle; reading from left to right: a capital "W" in a circle at the immediate left of a griffin which faces left; the word "STERLING" ; PAT. APPD FOR"; the front of the handle is monogrammed with the capital letter "S".
Object ID:
1997.5.37
Dimensions:
W-2 L-8.75 Dia-1.5 inches
Material:
Silver
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