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Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1929.121
Date: 
ca. 1730 - 1740
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 19.7 x 4.4 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handle: cipher, "JLP" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: twice, "CR" in an oval
Description: 
silver tablespoon with a slightly upturned handle with a faint midrib on the front and the engraved cipher, "JLP" in script; elliptical bowl with a rattail drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Gallery Label: 
This tablespoon belonged to the Leonard family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group