Demitasse spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-48599

Description

Silver demitasse spoon with a fiddle handle, squared shoulders, and a pointed oval bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"MEM" (Engraved on the handle)

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Moulton, Ebeneezer, 1768-1824 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Newburyport, MA, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1418

Places

Massachusetts (United States)