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Serving Spoon

1991.1135 (RS21171)

Description

Fig-shaped bowl on a hexagonal handle with a baluster knop and a short "rat tail" on the bowl's back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1500-1600
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
latten
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
Latten
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Possibly latten
serving spoons
Spoon, Serving
tin alloy
Dimensions
5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1135
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3349

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