The ladle is kettle shaped; the bowed fiddle-end stem has a cast mask of Bacchus that serves as drop at the union of the bowl and stem. It has a gold-washed interior.
"CR" entwined monogram engraved on tip.
“1550 / 563” incuse; Gothic “M” within an ellipse; “Tiffany & Co.” incuse, all struck on back of ladle handle, near juncture with bowl.
Col. Charles Roome (1812 – 1890) to his son; to his daughter Elizabeth Roome Luquer, the donor.
Gift of Elizabeth Roome Luquer in memory of her grandfather, General Charles Roome