Overall: 9 1/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 23.2 x 4.8 x 3.2 cm )
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "M MOSES/ Somers N.Y." in a rectangle with three pseudo hallmarks engraved: on the handle: "JN" in script
coin silver tablespoon with a downturned fiddle handle with whimsical scroll and comma-figure decoration; handle engraved, "JN" in script; elliptical bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
The Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, CT owns an identical example with an intact mark.
Gift of Mrs. Frederick C. Maynard, Jr., 1999
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.