Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1970.15b
Date: 
1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 15.9 x 3.2 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "JW MS" stamped: on the underside of the handle: "I. BROCK" in roman letters in a rectangle besides "NEW YORK" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle end handle, short splayed midrib on the back, flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; handle engraved, "JW MS" in bright-cut script; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group