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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13990
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 1 x 7/8 in. ( 10.8 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "U.S. BATTLESHIP MAINE / 6682 TONS." stamped: on reverse: "SHEFFIELD PLATE C. . ."
Description: 
Silver plate souvenir spoon with view of the U.S. battleship "Maine" on inside of oval bowl; slightly wavy handle with pointed tip, decorated on obverse with embossed scroll motifs; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group