The straight-handle spoon has a downturned coffin-shaped end.
“E [pellet] B [pellet] S” in block letters engraved on handle.
“STERLING / Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St] / L” struck on back of handle.
Made for Elizabeth Bent Stone; Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Stone’s cousin Alma Bent, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund