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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

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)