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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1977.67
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 14.9 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "GRANTS TOMB" in relief: on handle: "NEW YORK" stamped: on reverse: "STERLING [lion][anchor]G" and "CHAS. CASPER"
Description: 
silver souvenir spoon with view of Grant's Tomb on inside of pointed oval bowl; handle with bust of Grant in relief at end of obverse; maker's mark on reverse.
Gallery Label: 
Grant's Tomb at Riverside Drive and 122nd Street in Manhattan was dedicated April 27, 1897.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group