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Tablespoons (2)

Object Number: 
1941.964b, h
Date: 
1852-1874
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 7 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 3.8 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: underside of the handle: "D" in gothic script stamped: underside of the stems: "BALL BLACK & CO/ STERLING"
Description: 
Pair of silver teaspoons with upturned thread, fiddle pointed ends and elliptical bowls with threaded drops; underside of the handle engraved, "D" in gothic script; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the stems.
Gallery Label: 
These tablespoons belonged to the de Groot family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group