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Teaspoon

Description

Each has a shaped modified fiddle-back handle with a "dog nose" rib at the upturned end. It has an egg-shaped bowl and rounded spurs at the base of the handle shaft.

Details

Maker
Towle & Jones (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Stamped on the handle stem back is: Towle & Jones/Newburyport. Engraved on the front is an: L.
Location of origin
Newburyport, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
coin silver
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
coin silver
Silver
silver (metal)
TEASPOON
teaspoons
Dimensions
6 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.785.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
17015

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