Salt spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1889-1913

GUSN

GUSN-19793

Description

One in pair of silver salt spoons; marked "RST"; incised around edge of handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salt spoons
silver (metal)
weddings
Silver
Wedding
SPOON, SALT

Inscription

Impressed stamp on underside of handle: ""SHREVE & CO. STERLING/ PAT. NOV 2 89(?) [or 99(?)]""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Shreve & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

San Francisco, CA, USA

Dimensions

0.875 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.633.1

Places

California (United States)