Flatware

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-55783

Description

Impressed mark: "S BOWNE". Oval bowl w/ pointed tip. Thin shaft swelling to an ovoid handle w/ slightly curved under pointed tip. Bright-cut oval paterae? type decoration, typical of Federal period, w/ swag inner border enclosing initials "E.S.M."

Details

Descriptive Terms

flatware
coin silver
silver (metal)
Silver
FLATWARE

Associated Building

Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),

Maker

Bowne, S. (Maker)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edmund Quincy

Accession Number

1972.33A-J

Places

Massachusetts (United States)