Tablespoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885

GUSN

GUSN-16940

Description

Silver tablespoon with a rectangular handle and a pointed oval bowl. Colonial pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablespoons
silver (metal)
American Colonial
Spoon, Serving
Tablespoon
Silver
Colonial Revival
Tablespoon

Inscription

"MEM" (Engraved on the handle)

Additional Identification Number

1974.278b

Maker

Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances W. Marrett

Accession Number

1974.278.2

Reference Notes

Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

Places

Rhode Island (United States)