Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1983.29
Date: 
ca. 1810-1820
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 x 1/2 in. ( 14.6 x 2.5 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "TFC" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "C * BURR" in a rectangle with serrated sides
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned, coffin-end fiddle handle with the engraved intials, "TFC" in script on the front and a pointed oval bowl; maker's marks 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