Cream ladle

Object Number: 
1950.356
Date: 
1811/12
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 2 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 17.5 x 5.7 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "D.U/ N.H" in a rectangle, lion passant in a cartouche, crowned leopard's head in an oval, "Q" in a chamfered rectangle, king's bust in an oval
Description: 
silver cream ladle with a downturned handle engraved with the Lenox family crest, a crowned lion passant on fess; deep circular bowl with a double molded drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Sr.; Collection of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group