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Tablespoons (2)

Object Number: 
1970.22ab
Date: 
1845-1849
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each 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 handles: "BL" in foliate script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "HOOD & TOBEY" beside a lion passant in an oval, "J/ &/ G" in a diamond, and eagl in an oval
Description: 
Pair of silver tablespoons with upturned fiddle handles with short splayed midribs on the fronts; handles engraved, "BL" in foliate script; flared shoulders and pointed oval bowls; makers' marks stamped on the undersides.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group