Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.36
Date: 
1853-1863
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 15.2 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "MAG" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "H. CHAPIN N.Y." in a rectangle between a star in a rectangle and an eagle in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with an upturned fiddle handle with a short, splayed midrib and the engraved initials, "MAG" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group