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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1949.40
Date: 
1865 - 1885
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 15.2 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "Friend" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "SPOONER & WELCH" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with an upturned, threaded pointed handle with foliate scroll decoration and the engraving, "Friend" in script; pointed oval bowl with a floral drop; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arlene Brooks Voorhies
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group