Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1932.122
Date: 
ca. 1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 x 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 2.5 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "PCM" in script engraved: on the underside of the handle: "1753" stamped: on the underside of the handle: "N.FRANCIS" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned coffin handle with a short midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "PCM" in script on the front in a wheel turned reserve; pointed oval bowl; "1753" engraved on the back of the handle; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Gallery Label: 
This teaspoon belonged to Peter Mesier (1732-1805).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles Remsen
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group