Salt Spoons

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-190817

Description

Two matching silver salt spoons with flat fiddle-shaped handles, flat narrow stems, rounded shoulders, and pointed egg-shaped bowls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"M.S. Rust" (Engraved)
"C. Lord" (stamped)

Maker

(Silversmith)

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Dimensions

5/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Katherine L. Rust

Accession Number

1947.80AB

Places

United States
United States