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Tablespoon

Description

Rectangular handle end with canted corners. Thin stem and shallow oval bowl with pointed end. Bright cut "V" at underside where handle meets bowl.

Details

Maker
Downing & Baldwin (Maker)
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of handle: D&B [makers mark with rectangular reserve] Engraved at handle front: SL [in script] Taped paper label in NFL script: Cogswell Farm
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
TABLESPOON
tablespoons
Dimensions
5.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.597
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8372

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