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Ladle

1957.142 (RS221324)

Description

Silver and wood serving ladle. Round deep bowl with a flat bottom made of a Charles II coin dated 1668. Wood turned handle with metal findings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"CAROLVS.II/ DIE.GRATIA" (stamped)
"REX.16.68.MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB" (stamped)
Material
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Ladle, Serving
ladles
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 1/8 x 1 1/4 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1957.142
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. George C. Shattuck, Harvard Medical School
GUSN
190844

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