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Souvenir Spoon

1986.782 (RS24907)

Description

A simple shallow egg-shaped bowl on a handle stem. It is cast in the form of a flowering vine with a shield and crown shaped terminus with the Medici(?) family coat of arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Inscriptions
Impressed in the back of the bowl is: ITALY.
Location of origin
Italy
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)
Coat-of-Arms
coats of arms
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Slip Cast
souvenirs
SPOON
spoons
People and organizations
Medici
Dimensions
7 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.782
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51124

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