Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1983.27
Date: 
ca. 1800-1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 13.7 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "ECV" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "WR" in a rectangle between a sheaf of wheat and an inidenifiable mark
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a long, downturned fiddle coffin-end handle with wheel turned decoration around the bright-cut initials, "ECV" in script; pointed shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with an arched drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group