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Teaspoons (2)

Object Number: 
1945.433ab
Date: 
ca. 1805
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 5 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 2.9 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "JA/ VT" in block letters stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "RW" in an oval
Description: 
Pair of silver teaspoons with downturned pointed handles with bright-cut decoration and the engraved initials, "JA/ VT" in block letters; pointed oval bowls with broad drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Gallery Label: 
These teaspoons belonged to Jacob and Anne Clark Van Tassell.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Anne C. Hood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group