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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13973
Date: 
1890 - 1900
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 obverse of handle: "Bennington" and "1777" in relief: on reverse: "STERLING"[emblem, impossible to decipher] SQUIRE. . ."
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with plain oval bowl; handle with angular, upturned tip and slightly wavy sides; obverse of handle with obelisk and inscriptions in relief; reverse of handle with rifle with bayonet in relief.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group