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Tablespoon

1976.115.1 (RS233333)

Description

Silver tablespoon with a fiddle handle, squared shoulders, and a pointed oval bowl.

Details

Maker
Hempstead, Daniel Booth, 1784-1852 (Silversmith)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"MMP" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
New London, CT, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Tablespoon
tablespoons
Accession Number
1976.115.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
591
Reference Notes
Flynt, Henry N. and Martha G. Fales. The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver.. Old Deerfield, MA: The Heritage Foundation, 1968.

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