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Coffee spoon

Object Number: 
INV.14286k
Date: 
ca. 1871
Medium: 
Silver, gilt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 11.1 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the bowl: "S" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: lion passant, anchor, gothic "G" and "STERLING"
Description: 
Gilt and silver coffee spoon in Gorham Corinthian pattern with upturned spear-shaped handle decorated with foliate scroll ornament; pointed oval bowl is gilded and has bright-cut decoration and is engraved with initial "S" in script; maker's hallmarks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group