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Souvenir Spoon

1971.1480 (RS221839)

Description

Silver souvenir spoon. Nautical design.

Details

Maker
American Silver Co. (Maker)
Crown Silver Plate Co. (Maker)
Date
1901
Inscriptions
"CAPTAIN SIGSBEE" (Embossed on the handle)
"U.S. BATTLESHIP MAINE." (Embossed on the bowl)
"BLOWN UP IN/ HAVANA HARBOR/ FEB 15 1898." (Embossed on the bowl)
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Subject U.S. Battleship Maine. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Anchor
Beaded
Bust
Commemorative
Embossed
Man
Shield
Ship
Silver
silver (metal)
Souvenir
Spoon, Souvenir
spoons
People and organizations
Capt. Sigsbee
U.S. Battleship Maine
Accession Number
1971.1480
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48630

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