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Spoon

1991.1136 (RS21167)

Description

It is a shallow "spade" shaped bowl with flattened tapered shoulders or a cylindrical stem. it flares to a trumpet shaped terminous. The bowl has a short spine on the back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1725
Inscriptions
The touch mark in the bowl, inside a crown & rose motif is: RVH .
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Spoon
spoons
tin alloy
Dimensions
8 x 2 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1136
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3350

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