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Bouillion spoons

Object Number: 
INV.14276a-f
Date: 
ca. 1911
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 5 1/4 x 1 5/8 x 7/8 in. ( 13.3 x 4.1 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "LSG" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "RW[elk's head] & S STERLING"
Description: 
Six silver bouillon spoons with upturned, threaded wavy-end handle engraved, "LSG" in script; shallow circular bowls; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the handles. "Washington" pattern, issued in 1911.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group