Tablespoons (2)

Object Number: 
1981.22ab
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 9 1/8 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 23.2 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "JB" in script engraved: on the undersides of the handles: "I. W. A." in gothic script stamped: on the undersides: "WGForbes" in a rectangle in script
Description: 
Pair of silver tablespoons with downturned pointed handles with bright-cut engraving, short splayed midrib and the engraved initials, "JB" in script; undersides of the handles engraved, "I. W. A." in gothic script; pointed oval bowls with pointed arch drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marshall Blankarn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group