Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1941.479
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 11.1 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "U. S. FLAGSHIP OLYMPIA" in relief: on obverse of handle: "ADMIRAL DEWEY / MANILA / MAY 1ST / 1898" in relief: on reverse: "NATL. SILVER PLATE CO."
Description: 
Silver plate souvenir spoon with view of U.S. flagship "Olympia" on inside of bowl; handle with bust of Admiral Dewey and inscriptions in relief on obverse, and American flag on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group