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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.470
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 14.9 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of handle: "Rip Van Winkle" stamped: on reverse of handle: "D [in oval] STERLING PAT'D. MAR. 31 91." stamped: on back of bowl: "PAT. MCH. 3, 91."
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with teardrop-shaped bowl and spatulate handle with full-length figure of Rip Van Winkle on obverse; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group