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Spoon

Object Number: 
1930.65
Date: 
1840-1862
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 4.4 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: bottom: "G.KIRK"
Description: 
Tinned brass spoon.
Gallery Label: 
This spoon was found by Dr. John Osgood Stone after the Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia in 1862. It was probably part of a soldier's mess equipment.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Morgan Grinnell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group