Skip to content

Search Collections

Souvenir Spoon

1986.615 (RS24913)

Description

It has a rounded bowl with a thin stemmed handle with a molded decoration of a simple spiral or gillouche tracery. The crest has four castelated towers surmounting a shield-shaped reserve. It encloses an enameled mount of red and white diamond diapered shield with a legend.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
Enameled on the handle terminus is: MONACO. The makers mark on the bowl is indecipherable.
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
enameling
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
crests (motifs)
Enameled
enameling
plate (material)
Shield
shields (motifs)
Silver
silver (metal)
SPOON, DEMITASSE
spoons
Tower
Yoked Crest
People and organizations
Monaco
Dimensions
4.625 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.615
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51002

Comments