Ladle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-190844

Description

Silver and wood serving ladle. Round deep bowl with a flat bottom made of a Charles II coin dated 1668. Wood turned handle with metal findings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ladles
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Ladle, Serving
Ladle, Serving

Inscription

"CAROLVS.II/ DIE.GRATIA" (stamped)
"REX.16.68.MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB" (stamped)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Dimensions

2 1/8 x 1 1/4 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George C. Shattuck, Harvard Medical School

Accession Number

1957.142

Places

Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]