Flatware set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1861

GUSN

GUSN-189495

Description

Forty-two piece sterling silver flatware set with monogram "P." Includes twelve teaspoons, four tablespoons, twelve luncheon forks, twelve dinner forks, a stuffing spoon, and a ladle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

flatware
sterling silver
silver (metal)
Set, Flatware

Inscription

"P" (Engraved)
"[date letter] M / [anchor] / [walking lion] / [duty mark of woman's head] / E & Co."\n (Full set of British sterling silver hallmarks, Birmingham, 1861)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

J479

Maker

Elkington & Co. (Silversmith)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1572

Places

Birmingham (Birmingham borough, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom)