Tablespoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-591

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablespoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, Serving
Tablespoon
Tablespoon

Inscription

"MMP" (Engraved on the handle)

Additional Identification Number

1976.115a

Maker

Hempstead, Daniel Booth, 1784-1852 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

New London, CT, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1976.115.1

Reference Notes

Flynt, Henry N. and Martha G. Fales. The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver.. Old Deerfield, MA: The Heritage Foundation, 1968.

Places

Connecticut (United States)