Demitasse Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1770-1780

GUSN

GUSN-47986

Description

Silver demitasse spoon. Rounded upturned spatulate handle with a pointed oval bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Eating
Spoon, Coffee
Spoon, Demitasse
Spoon, Demitasse

Inscription

"L + H" (Engraved underneath handle)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Parker, Daniel, 1726-1785 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.713

Reference Notes

Flynt, Henry N. and Martha G. Fales. The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver.. Old Deerfield, MA: The Heritage Foundation, 1968.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)