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Ladle

Object Number: 
INV.14535
Date: 
1850-1881
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 18.7 x 6.4 x 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "D" in gothic script stamped: on the underside of the stem: "CANFIELD BRO & CO STERLING"
Description: 
Silver ladle with an upturned oval thread handle with foliate decoration and a short midrib on the front; horizontal elliptical bowl with a thread and foliate drop; handle engraved, "D" in gothic script; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group