Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1949.210
Date: 
1891-1906
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 10.8 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: "Post / Nubila / Phoebus" and "1687 / 1689 / 1856" in relief: inside bowl: "CHARTER OAK" stamped: on reverse: "STERLING [rectangle][circle][diamond] E. SCHALL PAT'D. '91 HARTFORD"
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with the Charter Oak depicted inside bowl; handle with buck, encircling oak branch, and relief inscriptions on obverse; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Thomas O. Mabbott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group