Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Spoon, Iced Tea
Date:
1900
Description:
Sterling ice-tea spoon with long narrow handle that widens at the end; decoration is limited to the very top of the handle and the lower third of handle; top section has two oval shapes, curving lines and a horizontal lined band beneath the ornamentation; handle below this point is grooved down to the lower third; front: "S"; Back: Crown on cross; "STERLING"; more oval shapes, flowers and foliage, and abstract curved lines; there is a smooth oval medallion, with engraved "S"; back of handle has a line up the center of handle that divides into multiple tines at wide portion of handle and two opposing triangles at the other.
Object ID:
1997.5.154
Dimensions:
W-1 L-7.25 inches
Material:
Silver
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