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Mote Spoon

Description

Shallow oval bowl pierced with scrolls on long slender round handle capped with a point.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1715-1740
Inscriptions
Hammered mark on handle back (illegible maker's mark).
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
5.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.582
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2532

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