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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.90
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 x 5/8 in. ( 14.6 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "OCC" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "J. BEDFORD" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned pointed handle with bright-cut decoration around the engraved initials, "OCC" in script; pointed oval bowl with a tapered 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