Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Tablespoon
Date:
1831-1841
Description:
One coin silver tablespoon in the Fiddle Thread pattern; the bowl is long, oval, and slightly pointed at the tip; the handle is engraved with "M. Wells." in script lettering; the back has hallmarks stamped in the handle near the bowl: five point star, lion with tail in the air, capital "D" and then the name "J RUDD".
Object ID:
2003.055.16
Dimensions:
L-8.5 Dia-1.75 inches
Year Range from:
1831
Material:
Silver, coin
Year Range to:
1841
Inscription Position:
Top/underside of handle
Inscription Type:
Manufacturer's Mark
Inscription Technique:
Engraved
Inscription Text:
Top: "M. Wells"

Underside: "D" and "J RUDD"
Made:
Joseph Rudd
Place of Origin:
USA/New York State
People:
Wells, M.
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