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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.77
Date: 
1838-1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 15.2 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "AVV" in script stamped: on the handle: "A. H. COOK" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "AVV" in script on the front; pointed shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group