Mote spoon

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1715-1725

GUSN

GUSN-8361

Description

Pierced oval bowl with rat-tail back on long narrow handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mote spoons
carving (processes)
piercing
silver (metal)
Silver
Pierced
Carved
SPOON

Inscription

Stamped at stem of handle: IM [in rectangular reserve - initials of Thomas Mann c1720?]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.25 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.587