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Demitasse Spoon

1971.1465 (RS221809)

Description

Silver souvenir spoon that depicts Bacchantes amusing the infant Hercules.

Details

Maker
Tiffany & Co.
Date
1878-1889
Inscriptions
"Baby/ April 26, 1889" (Engraved underneath the handle)
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Classical
coffee spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Coffee
Spoon, Demitasse
Spoon, Eating
Sterling Silver
Accession Number
1971.1465
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48616

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