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Teaspoon

Description

Fiddleback-shaped handle with "dog nose" tip on shallow pointed-end bowl.

Details

Maker
Cogswell, Henry, 1760 C (Maker)
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
Stamped at stem of handle back: H. COGSWELL [makers mark with rectangular reserve] Engraved at handle front: L. LOWE [in script] Inscribed on tag by NFL: Henry Cogs-/well, Salem/1824-1865,/Estate of/Miss Lowe,/Essex
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
TEASPOON
teaspoons
Dimensions
5.875 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.596
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8371

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