Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1983.22
Date: 
ca. 1800-1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 15.6 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "GVH" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "J * Dodge" conforming
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned coffin handle with a short midrib and the engraved initials, "GVH" in script; pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; 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