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Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1970.25b
Date: 
ca. 1771
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 22.2 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "THB" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "T. COLGAN" in a rectangle
Description: 
Silver tablespoon with a downturned handle with a faint midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "THB" in foliate script; elliptical bowl with a slashed, long drop; maker's amrks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group