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Grapefruit spoon

Object Number: 
INV.14521qq
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 1 x 7/8 in. ( 15.9 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handle: "EEG" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "STERLING"\
Description: 
silver grapefruit spoon with an upturned double-swell handle with an all over repoussé chased floral design; engraved, "EEG" in script on the underside; pear-shaped bowl; stamped "STERLING" on the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group