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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.85
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved in script: on obverse of handle: "HEP[?]" stamped: on reverse of handle: "HAIGHT & LEACH" and a star, an "S" and an eagle, all in circular depressions
Description: 
Silver teaspoon with pointed oval bowl, sugar-loaf shoulder, and oval fiddle handle with upturned end and engraved initials; stamped maker's mark on back of handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group