Overall: 9 1/8 × 1 3/4 × 1 1/4 in. (23.2 × 4.4 × 3.2 cm)
engraved: on the handles: "KL" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "N*COLEMAN" in a rectangle
One of three silver tablespoons with downturned handles with short, splayed midribs on the undersides and the engraved initials, "KL" in script on the fronts; pointed oval bowls with broad drops and anthemion decoration; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
These tablespoons belonged to Katherine Lawrence, daughter of Martha and John Brown Lawrence and the sister of Captain James Lawrence.
Gift of Dr. Eugene H. Pool
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.