Overall: 8 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 21 x 3.8 cm )
stamped: bottom of handle: "LONDON" and "CM" engraved: bottom of handle: "DM"
Pewter spoon; shell design on back of bowl.
This spoon was found in the wreckage of the H.M.S. Hussar, a British frigate that sunk in the East River off Morrisania, New York on November 23, 1780.
Gift of Lewis Gouverneur Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.