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One of a pair of Spoons

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Provenance

Buhler Entry: John (d. 1737) and Susan (English) Tousel (touzel, Towzel) (d. 1739), m. November 7, 1720; descended to the Misses Bailey, then to Mrs. Percival H. Foster, from whom the spoons were bought in June 1954 for $30.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

about 1720

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 133

Dimensions

18.73 cm (7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.660

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware