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Teaspoons (7)

Object Number: 
1950.348a-g
Date: 
ca. 1820-1830
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 5 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. ( 14.6 x 2.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handles: "HINSDALE" in roman letters in a rectangle
Description: 
Seven silver teaspoons with downturned fiddle handle engraved with the Lenox family crest, a crowned lion passant on fess, squared shoulders and pointed oval bowls with oval drops; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Sr.; Collection of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group