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Tablespoons (3)

Object Number: 
INV.14300a-c
Date: 
ca. 1815
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 8 1/4 x 1 5/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 21 x 4.1 x 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the undersides of the handles: "AB" in script stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "A L" between two hallmarks
Description: 
Three silver tablespoons with downturned pointed handles with faint midribs on the undersides; handles engraved, "AB" in script; pointed oval bowls with inscribed, slashed arch drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group