Serving spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1846-1853

GUSN

GUSN-24672

Description

Silver serving spoon w/ scalloped bowl edge and a strawberry and scroll decoration on top 1/2 of handle, both sides. Raised band around handle edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

serving spoons
silver (metal)
berry
Silver
Strawberry
SPOON, SERVING

Inscription

Engraved on handle back: ""F.A.L."" Stamped on handle back: ""PATENT PALMER BACHELDERS & CO./ PURE COIN""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Palmer & Bachelders (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

8.5 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5522

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)