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Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1939.382
Date: 
ca. 1830-1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 21 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "C" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "B. GARDINER" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver tablespoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short midrib on the underside and the engraved initials "C" in script; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl and broad drop; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the bowl.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. George T. Linsley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group