Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.14020
Date: 
1901
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 14.9 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: "EXPOSITION / 1901 / PAN AMERICAN" in relief: on reverse of bowl: "OFFICIAL" in relief: on reverse of handle: "AMERICAN SOUVENIR CO. PAT."
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with view of Niagara Falls on inside of bowl; handle with inscription, "EXPOSITION / 1901 / PAN AMERICAN," in relief; handle finial with globe (showing western hemisphere) surmounted by a buffalo and view of Niagara Falls on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lillian Rogers, 1964
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group