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Tablespoon

Description

Oval slightly pointed bowl with long stem and rounded end handle. Edges cast with zig zag patterned motif and a like-patterned teardrop- shaped device at handle end.

Details

Maker
Whitehouse, E. (Maker)
Date
1790-1820
Inscriptions
Impressed on back of handle: E. WHITEHOUSE [in rectangular reserve]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Tablespoon
tablespoons
tin alloy
Dimensions
7 7/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.595.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8368

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