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

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)