Grapefruit Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1892

GUSN

GUSN-67033

Description

Silver grapefruit spoon with a twist handle and a pointed oval bowl. Oval twist pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

grapefruit spoons
silver (metal)
Spoon, EatingSpoon, FruitSpoon, GrapefruitSilver
Spoon, Grapefruit

Inscription

Engraved and struck on bowl front and handle back: ""1892/ [Whiting lion w/ ""W""] ""STERLING""

Additional Identification Number

1974.265a

Maker

Whiting Manufacturing Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances W. Lock

Accession Number

1974.265.1

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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