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One of six tablespoons

This spoon has a slightly pointed handle bent back and a slightly pointed drop on oval bowl. The edge of the bowl is worn.

Inscription

JGR lengthwise in bright-cut ellipse with pendant line

Marks

BW in rectangle on back of handle

Provenance

Originally owned by John and Glorianna Reid, New York. April 13, 1977, gift of Virginia N. Holly to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia N. Holly

about 1790–1800

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Accession Number

1977.151

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware