Salt Spoons

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-190001

Description

Two matching silver salt spoons with downturned fiddle-shaped ends, curved flat narrow stem, pointed shoulders, and oblong bowls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salt spoons
silverware
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Spoon, Salt
Spoon, Salt

Inscription

"LHL" (Engraved)
"Welles.Gelston" (stamped)

People and Organizations

Welles & Gelston

Maker

Welles & Gelston (Silversmith)

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Dimensions

7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.659AB