Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1983.28
Date: 
ca. 1805-1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 x 3/4 in. ( 13.3 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "NLW" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "P FIELD Jr" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned coffin handle with bright-cut decoration and the initials, "NLW" engraved in script; pointed oval bowl with a double drop; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group