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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.463
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 14.9 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: "IN GOD WE TRUST", "EXCELSIOR", "NEW YORK" in relief: on reverse of handle: "PAT. APLD. FOR" and "1881(R) ROGERS (R) A1"
Description: 
Silver plate souvenir spoon with plain oval bowl and handle with eagle, coat of arms of the state of New York, state flower(?), and inscriptions in relief; maker's mark on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group