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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13994
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 9.8 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "Ft Dearborn" in relief: on obverse of handle: "CHICAGO" stamped: on reverse of handle: "AIKEN[?]&[?]STERLING"
Description: 
Silver souvenir spoon with view of Fort Dearborn on inside of oval bowl; rounded, slightly upturned handle with ornate intertwined relief lettering on obverse; stamped maker's mark (illegible) on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group