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1950.81 (RS104243)

Description

Pewter serving spoon with long handle ending in hourglass-shape. Molded anthemion or shell figure on handle terminus and on bottom of bowl.

Details

Maker
Ashberry, P. (Pewterer)
Date
1830-1837
Inscriptions
""C R" / "ASHBERRY"" ("C R" on either side of a crown; "Ashberry" below)
Location of origin
Sheffield, England
Associated Building
Used At Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Sheffield (Sheffield unitary authority, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
serving spoons
Spoon, Serving
tin (metal)
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.81
Credit Line
Gift from Percy E. Raymond
GUSN
51926

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