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Serving Spoons (2)

Object Number: 
1984.62ab
Date: 
ca. 1830-1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 13 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 34 x 6 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "EM" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "ROCKWELL" in a rectangle, lion passant, "W" and a bust
Description: 
Pair of silver serving spoons with downturned, threaded fiddle handles engraved, "EM" in script; flared shoulders and pointed oval bowls with threaded drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Noel F. Bowers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group