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Egg spoon

Object Number: 
1941.78a
Date: 
ca. 1830-1840
Medium: 
Silver, gilt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 1 x 1 5/8 in. ( 12.1 x 2.5 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "EFH" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "ROCKWELL" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver egg spoon with a downturned fiddle handlewith a short splayed midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "EFH" in script; gilt, flared shoulders and pear-shaped bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group