Dessert spoons (2)
each overall: 6 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 17.5 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
engraved: on the handles: "B" in gothic script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "Burger" in script in a conforming rectangle
Pair of cast silver dessert spoons with downturned pointed handles with bright-cut decoration around engraved Borrowe family crests, eagle with wings spread holding a shield engraved with a crowned lion's head in one talon on fess, above the engraved initials, "B" in gothic script; pointed oval bowls with tapered drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
These dessert spoons belonged to the Borrowe family.
Gift of Miss Effie Beekman Borrowe
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