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Spoon

Object Number: 
1941.826
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 15.2 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: "[triangle] W B"
Description: 
Spoon used on unidentified Hudson River steamer; plain oval bowl and upturned handle with rounded end.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group