each overall: 9 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 22.9 x 4.8 x 2.9 cm )
engraved: on the handles: "WLH" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "BENEDICT & SQUIRE" in rectangles
Pair of silver tablespoons with downturned fiddle handles engraved, "WLH" in script; flared shoulders and pointed oval bowls; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
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