Tablespoon (altered)

Object Number: 
INV.14311
Date: 
ca. 1680 - 1700
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 19.4 x 4.4 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "PLM" in block letters engraved: on the underside of the handle: "IHD" in block letters stamped: on the underside of the handle: a horse over "13" in a cartouche; possible assayer's scraping; and "C.T." in a cartouche
Description: 
Wrought silver tablespoon with a slightly upturned trifid end handle engraved, "PLM" in block letters on the front and "IHD" in block letters on the underside; elliptical bowl with a rat-tail and arched drop' hallmarks and possible assayer's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Provenance: 
Spoon appears to have been cobbled from German handle with bowl of unknown origin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group