Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13995
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 10.5 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: "1492 / Chicago / 1892-3 / WORLD'S FAIR" in relief: on inside of bowl: "Chicago / 1892-3"
Description: 
Silver plate souvenir spoon with view of World's Columbian Exposition pavillion on inside of bowl; handle with relief inscriptions and bust of Christopher Columbus on rounded, upturned end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John B. Morris, 1964
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group