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Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13984
Date: 
ca. 1904
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 12.7 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "U. S. GOVERNMENT BUILDING / WORLD'S FAIR / ST. LOUIS, 1904" in relief: on obverse of handle: "CITY SEAL / ADOPTED . . . / PIERRE LACLEDE[?] LIGUIST / FOUNDER . . . / ST. LOUIS" in relief: on reverse of handle: "EADS BRIDGE
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with view of the U.S. Government Building at the 1904 World's Fair on inside of bowl; city seal of St. Louis and portrait of city's founder on obverse of handle, views of Eads Bridge and Columbus Monument on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group