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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.14003
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 9.8 x 2.2 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on inside of bowl: "HYGEIA HOTEL. / OLD POINT COMFORT." in relief: on handle: "VIRGINIA" and "SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS" and "STERLING S"
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with view of Hygeia Hotel, Old Point Comfort, Virginia, engraved on inside of gilded oval bowl; wavy handle with "VIRGINIA" in relief at center and state seal(?) with slogan "SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS" above.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group