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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

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)