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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.20
Date: 
ca. 1805
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. ( 15.6 x 2.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "BH" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "T. KEELER' in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned coffin handle with bright-cut decoration and a wheel turned reserve engraved, "BH" in script; pointed oval bowl with an arched drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group