Grapefruit Spoon

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1892

GUSN

GUSN-16334

Description

Silver grapefruit spoon with a twist handle and a pointed oval bowl. Oval twist pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

grapefruit spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Eating
Spoon, Fruit
Spoon, Grapefruit
Silver
Spoon, Grapefruit

Inscription

Engraved and struck on bowl front and handle back: ""1892/ [Whiting lion w/ ""W""] ""STERLING""

Additional Identification Number

1974.265b

Maker

Whiting Manufacturing Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances W. Marrett

Accession Number

1974.265.2

Places

Rhode Island (United States)