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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.32
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 3/8 x 1 in. ( 15.2 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: "HOWE & GUI[ON]" in rectangle, and two pseudohallmarks: an eagle and a star both within circles.
Description: 
Silver teaspoon with pointed oval bowl, flared shoulder, fiddle handle with downturned end, and tapered drop; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group