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Souvenir Spoon

1986.613.1 (RS24914)

Description

A shallow egg shaped bowl, having a tapered handle with a molded relief decoration of a Swiss lion. It shows a crest with a crown and cloud scrolls enclosing an inscription, surmounting a shield enclosing a tree with a banner.

Details

Maker
Bucherer of Switzerland (Maker)
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
Cast on the front, enclosed by cloud scrolls and a crest with a crown, is ""ROLEX"" surmounting a shield enclosing a tree, with a banner displaying ""BUCHERER"".
Location of origin
Switzerland
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Lion
lion
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Slip Cast
SPOON, DEMITASSE
spoons
People and organizations
Rolex
Dimensions
4.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.613.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51000
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Title Souvenir Spoon Accession number 1986.613.2 Notes 1986.613 2 SPOON, DEMITASSE Relationship Part of set
Title Souvenir Spoon Accession number 1986.613.3 Notes 1986.613 3 SPOON, DEMITASSE Relationship Part of set

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