The small ladle has a shallow, hammered, hemispherical bowl, with a notch at the point of attachment to the handle. The cut-out handle has a rounded tip whose interior is pierced and decorated with a red enameled strawberry design.
“M. P. W. STERLING” struck incuse on back of handle.
Descended in the family of silversmith George C. Gebelein, who worked with Winlock at the Handicraft Shop. Purchased from the estate of J. Herbert Gebelein, George Gebelein's son, in 1987 with funds provided by Gertrude Atwood.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Gertrude S. Atwood