Souvenir Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1940-1970

GUSN

GUSN-11950

Description

A shallow egg shaped bowl, having a tapered shield handle with a molded relief decoration of a sunburst with a facial expression and an inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spoons
casting (process)
silver (metal)
plate (material)
sunbursts
Slip Cast
Silver
Sunburst
SPOON, DEMITASSE

Inscription

Cast on the front, is: ""ST. MORTIZ"". In an ovoid reserve on the back is: CB6.9/BUCHERER OF SWITZERLAND.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Rolex

Related Items

Title Souvenir Spoon Accession Number 1986.613.1
Title Souvenir Spoon Accession Number 1986.613.2

Maker

Bucherer of Switzerland (Maker)

Location of Origin

Switzerland

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.25 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.613.3