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Mote spoon

Description

Pierced oval bowl with rat-tail back on long narrow handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1715-1725
Inscriptions
Stamped at stem of handle: IM [in rectangular reserve - initials of Thomas Mann c1720?]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
piercing
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
mote spoons
Pierced
piercing
Silver
silver (metal)
SPOON
Dimensions
5.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.587
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8361

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