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Salt Spoon

1971.1473 (RS220310)

Description

Silver salt spoon. Oval handle with an acanthus design. Round bowl.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1885-1890
Inscriptions
Engraved: EA Struck: [lion] [anchor] G STERLING
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
salt spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Salt
Spoon, Serving
Accession Number
1971.1473
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48624
Reference Notes
Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

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