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Tablespoon

1919.572 (RS227151)

Description

Silver tablespoon with an upturned oval handle and an oval bowl.

Details

Maker
Probably Lang, Jeffrey, 1707-1758 (Silversmith)
Date
1747-1758
Inscriptions
"WILLIAM/ ASHTON/ born 29th of/ Decr 1747 (Engraved)
"Lang" (Engraved)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Tablespoon
tablespoons
People and organizations
Ashton, William, 1747
Lang, Jeffrey, 1707-1758
Dimensions
1 1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.572
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Annie Haven Thwing
GUSN
189451

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