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One of a pair of spoons

Downturned coffin-back handle with pointed oval bowl and roulettework "V" drop (visible on 1976.839 only).

Inscription

Engraved "Swan" in script on top of handle.

Marks

Stamped "MOULTON" in incuse Roman capitals on back of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Sargent Bradlee

about 1790–1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1976.838

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware