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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1949.206
Date: 
1889-1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 14.3 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: inside bowl: "ST. JOHN'S CHURCH / HAMPTON VA." in relief: on reverse of handle: "STERLING . . . PAT. 1889."
Description: 
Cast silver spoon with engraved image of St. John's Church, Hampton, Virginia, on inside of bowl; handle with ornate scroll design on obverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Thomas O. Mabbott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group