Overall: 13 1/8 × 3 3/4 × 2 3/4 in. (33.3 × 9.5 × 7 cm)
engraved: on the undersides of the handles: the Perry family crest, an anchor on fess below a hind's head
stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "Wm. GALE & SON" in roman letters
One of a pair of silver soup ladles with upturned wavy-end handles with foliate decoration; circular, scalloped shell bowls with leaf decoration and molded rounded drops; undersides of the handles engraved with the Perry family crest, an anchor on fess below a hind's head; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
Gift of the Honorable Perry Belmont
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