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Mote spoon

Description

Pierced oval bowl with rat-tail at back on long narrow handle with a pointed end.

Details

Maker
Margas, Jacob (Maker)
Date
1710-1720
Inscriptions
Hammered at back of handle: MA [twice, in rectangular reserve] Engraved at neck of spoon: P
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
6.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.588
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8362

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