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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13983
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 1 x 7/8 in. ( 12.7 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "POST OFFICE / BALTIMORE / M D." in relief: on obverse of handle: "BALTIMORE MD.", "BATTLE / MONUMENT", and "POE'S / MONUMENT" stamped: on reverse of handle: "STERLING" and mark with initial "A" between circular depressions
Description: 
silver souvenir spoon with view of the Baltimore, Maryland, Post Office on inside of oval bowl; scalloped handle with views of Battle Monument, Poe's Monument, and "BALTIMORE MD." in relief; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group