Sugar spoon

Object Number: 
1950.159
Date: 
ca. 1850-1860
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 3.5 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved in script: on obverse of handle: "Beals." stamped: on reverse: "HEINEM. . . [in rectangle] PURE COIN"
Description: 
Silver sugar spoon with shell-shaped bowl; oval handle with foliate decoration on obverse and reverse; engraved inscription on obverse of handle; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Dudley Davis in memory of his mother, Marie Antoinette Baker Davis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group