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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1949.192
Date: 
ca. 1920
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 13.7 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: ". . . / EQUALITY / LAW[?] / NEBRASKA" in relief: on reverse of handle: "STATE / CAPITOL" stamped: on reverse of handle: "[crown]W[lion]" and "STERLING"
Description: 
Silver souvenir spoon with plain pointed oval bowl and cast handle with images of Nebraska state capitol, livestock, locomotive, and blacksmith with harbor view in the distance; stamped maker's mark and pseudo-hallmarks 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