Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.56
Date: 
ca. 1770
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 11.7 x 2.2 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handle: "ED/ RD" in block letters stamped: on the underside of the handle: "I * R" in a rectangle with serrated ends
Description: 
silver teaspoon with an upturned handle with a short midrib on the front and the engraved initials, "ED/ RD" in block letters on the underside; elliptical bowl with a double molded drop; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group