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Description

Egg-shpd bowl; mandolin-shp. hndl with beaded edge; scrolled end

Details

Maker
A. Stowell & Co. (Maker)
Date
1861
Inscriptions
Engraved in Gothic print ""J.W.B."" Marked underside of handle, ""PATENT 1861"" and, ""STERLING"" and ""A.STOWELL & CO."" also, lion, peasant, anchor, and Gothic letter ""C"" all next to one antoher. See ""American Silver Manufacturers,"" Rainwater, p. 176. Mark noted in Belden, ""Marks of American Silversmiths in the Iveson-Bissell Collection,"" p. 398.
Location of origin
Baltimore, MD, USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Maryland (United States)
Descriptive terms
SPOON
spoons
Dimensions
8.375 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.415.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62537

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