Overall: 8 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 21 x 6.4 x 1.9 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "Chedell" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "CHEADELL" in a rectangle, "AUBURN" in a rectangle
silver sauce ladle with a downturned fiddle handle engraved, "Chedell" in script, flared shoulders and a deep circular bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
The donors are the great-great-granddaughter and grandson of the silversmith.
Gift of Joan R. Drummond and John Chedell Richardson, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.