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Mote Spoon

Description

Oval bowl pierced with scrolls on a slender round handle with a pointed terminus.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1720-1740
Inscriptions
Two marks hammered on back of handle, the first: illegible; the second: two five-pointed stars.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
piercing
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
mote spoons
Pierced
piercing
Silver
silver (metal)
SPOON
Dimensions
6 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.583
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2533

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