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Mote Spoon

Description

Shallow oval bowl pierced with scrolls on a tapering narrow handle with a triangular-shaped tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1715-1750
Inscriptions
Hammered mark on handle back (unidentified--see sketch in accession file).
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
piercing
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
mote spoons
Pierced
piercing
Silver
silver (metal)
SPOON
Dimensions
5.125 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.581
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2531

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