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Serving spoon

1998.5522 (RS24441)

Description

Silver serving spoon w/ scalloped bowl edge and a strawberry and scroll decoration on top 1/2 of handle, both sides. Raised band around handle edge.

Details

Maker
Palmer & Bachelders (Maker)
Date
1846-1853
Inscriptions
Engraved on handle back: ""F.A.L."" Stamped on handle back: ""PATENT PALMER BACHELDERS & CO./ PURE COIN""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
berry
serving spoons
Silver
silver (metal)
SPOON, SERVING
Strawberry
Dimensions
8.5 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5522
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24672
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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