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Apostle spoon (one of a set of thirteen)

This spoon has an ovoid bowl, cast handle of intertwined vines, and cast apostle, James Major, at handle end. This and the other twelve spoons in the set (1974.201-212) are modern reproductions made by Gorham from molds of spoons they first issued in the late nineteenth century, probably the 1880s.


About 1974, made by Gorham Company; April 10, 1974 gift of Gorham company to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Gorham Company

about 1974

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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Silver flatware