Demitasse Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1878-1889

GUSN

GUSN-48616

Description

Silver souvenir spoon that depicts Bacchantes amusing the infant Hercules.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, EatingSpoon, CoffeeSpoon, DemitasseSterling Silver
Classical
Spoon, Demitasse

Inscription

"Baby/ April 26, 1889" (Engraved underneath the handle)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Tiffany & Co.

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1465

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