Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.64
Date: 
ca. 1855
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. ( 15.2 x 2.9 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "JOHNSON & TOBEY" incuse engraved: on the front of the handle: "E. Reichard" in script
Description: 
silver teaspoon with an upturned fiddle handle with a spayed midrib and the engraving, "E. Reichard" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group