Serving Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1848-1865

GUSN

GUSN-16828

Description

Silver serving spoon. Pointed handle with a twisted shaft. Shovel shaped bowl with scalloped edges. Bright cut floral and foliate design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

serving spoons
bright cutting
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Spoon, Serving

Inscription

Engraved in cartouche: SFB [Sarah Fletcher Bradlee] Struck: BAILEY & CO. [and marks? not clear in museum file]

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.657b

Maker

Bailey & Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.657.2

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)