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One of a pair of tablespoons

This spoon has a fiddle-back handle with a stamped raised basket of flowers on top, a pointed oval bowl and squared and chamfered shoulders.

Inscription

Engraved "W" in feathered script on top of handle.

Marks

Stamped "I. HASELTON" in Roman capitals in a serrated rectangle.

Provenance

By family tradition, made for Abigail Webster; by descent in famiily to Mrs. George D. Latimer. December 11, 1952, bequest of Mrs. Latimer to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. George D. Latimer

about 1825

Object Place

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States

Accession Number

52.1755

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware