Overall: 8 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 7 x 3.2 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "MJS" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "G. W. & H." in a rectangle, bust in an oval and an eagle in an oval
Silver ladle with an upturned fiddle thread handle with short midribs on both sides and the engraving, "MJS" in script; sugar loaf shoulders and a horizontal elliptical bowl; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
This ladle descended to the donor through Jonathan Dayton Williamson and Louise Schermerhorn.
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.