Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1700-1725

GUSN

GUSN-3350

Description

It is a shallow "spade" shaped bowl with flattened tapered shoulders or a cylindrical stem. it flares to a trumpet shaped terminous. The bowl has a short spine on the back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spoons
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Pewter
Cast
Spoon

Inscription

The touch mark in the bowl, inside a crown & rose motif is: RVH .

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1136