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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.72
Date: 
ca. 1815
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 x 3/8 in. ( 13.3 x 2.5 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle; "JM" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "I & H Jenkins" in a serrated rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle engraved, "J M" in script, and a pointed oval bowl; 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