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Tablespoons (2)

Object Number: 
1970.18ab
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each: 8 3/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 22.2 x 4.8 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse of handle: "P MARTIN" in rectangle
Description: 
Two tablespoons with oval bowl with outlined shell motif on reverse, downturned fiddle handle with outlined shell motif on obverse, and straight shoulder; stamped maker's mark on reverse of handle.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, these tablespoons were purchased by the donor from Robert Ensko, Inc., on May 13, 1970.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group