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Teaspoon

1998.5549 (RS24395)

Description

Miniature gold plated teaspoon w/ leaf decoration on bowl and applied to twisted stem handle. Twist creates loop at handle tip. Butterfly on reverse of bowl.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gilding
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gilding
miniatures (toys)
silver (metal)
Silver Gilt
TEASPOON
teaspoons
Dimensions
4.125 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5549
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24702

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