Overall: 5 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 14.3 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
engraved in script: on obverse of handle: "MEB" stamped: on reverse: lion in profile, star, and "D" followed by "W. S. MORGAN / POKEEPSI"
Silver teaspoon with pointed oval bowl, downturned fiddle handle with engraved initials on obverse, and flared shoulder; stamped maker's mark and pseudo-hallmarks on reverse.
According to the accession records, this teaspoon was part of a lot of 74 spoons from the George B. Cutten Collection purchased by the donor from Eric Shrubsole, New York City. Pseudo hallmarks are tentatively attributed to Nelson Haight.
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.