each overall: 8 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 5/8 in. ( 21.6 x 4.4 x 1.6 cm )
engraved: underside of the handle: "D" in gothic script
stamped: underside of the stem g: "BALL TOMPKINS & BLACK"
stamped: underside of the stems c, e: "BALL BLACK & CO/ STERLING"
Three silver tablespoons with upturned fiddle thread handles with splayed tips, flared shoulders and elliptical bowls with threaded drops; underside of the handle engraved, "D" in gothic script; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the stems.
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
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