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Pie Server

1986.608 (RS24903)

Description

A flattened, spade-shaped blade with notched shoulders. It has a bright cut with crossed olive branches. The handle has a molded edge and pointed upturned terminal with a molded scroll and olive leaf patterned reserve enclosing the engraved initial.

Details

Maker
Rogers Bros. (Maker)
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
A touch mark on the stem of the handle back reads: 1847 ROGERS BROS.AL . Engraved on the handle is an ""L"".
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Branch
olive (wood)
pie servers
plate (material)
SERVER, PIE
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
9.125 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.608
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11626

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