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Spoon

Object Number: 
1988.1
Date: 
1884-1900
Medium: 
Silver, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 20 x 5.4 x 3.2 cm ) Silver Weight: 3 oz (troy) (94 g)
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse of handle: "M TIFFANY & CO STERLING 603 PAT 1884"
Description: 
Silver Buffalo Dance pattern spoon; handle with full-length figure of an Indian warrior in ceremonial attire cast in relief, with traces of red and blue enamel; pear-shaped bowl engraved with geometric designs on obverse and reverse; buffalo mask in relief on reverse of bowl; stamped maker's mark on reverse of handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anne Ehrenkranz, in honor of Mae Wien
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group