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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1941.956a
Date: 
1840-1847
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 15.9 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "MSH" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "EB & Co" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short splayed midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "MSH" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl wth a broad drop; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group