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Egg spoon

Object Number: 
1951.304
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 12.1 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: eagle in a rectangle, "F & G" in a rectangle, "P" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver egg spoon with a threaded fiddle handle with shell decoration on the front and an engraved rampant demi-lion on fess on the underside; sugar loaf shoulders and a pear-shaped bowl; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Goodhue Livingston
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group