Salt Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885-1890

GUSN

GUSN-48624

Description

Silver salt spoon. Oval handle with an acanthus design. Round bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salt spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Spoon, Salt
Spoon, Salt

Inscription

Engraved: EA Struck: [lion] [anchor] G STERLING

Associated Building

Used At Rundlet-May House,

Maker

Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1473

Reference Notes

Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

Places

Rhode Island (United States)