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Salt Spoon

1971.1460 (RS221835)

Description

Silver salt spoon. Tubular handle with applied rings. Round bowl formed from a coin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1866
Inscriptions
"PIVS IX PON./ MAXA XXI" (Minted on the front of the coin)
"STATO PONTIF/ 5/ SOLDI/ 1886." (Minted on the back)
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Descriptive terms
Pope
salt spoons
Silver
silver (metal)
Spoon, Salt
Spoon, Serving
Accession Number
1971.1460
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48611

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