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Souvenir spoons (2)

Object Number: 
1987.17ab
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 14.3 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on inside of bowl: "COURT HOUSE / WHITE PLAINS" in relief: on obverse of handle: "NEW YORK" and "EXCELSIOR" in relief: on reverse: "[lion][anchor]G STERLING" stamped: on reverse: "H 943"
Description: 
Two silver souvenir spoons, each with view of White Plains Court House engraved on inside of gilded oval bowl; obverse of handle with inscription, "NEW YORK," in relief with view of falls and New York state shield above; maker's mark on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Walston S. Brown
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group