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Spoon

Slightly downturned fiddle-back handle with short midrib on back, egg-shaped oval bowl with pointed shoulders.

Inscription

Engraved "JHB" in conjoined feathered script on top of handle.

Marks

Stamped "R[pellet]L[pellet]G" in Roman capitals in a rectangle on back of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King

about 1825

Object Place

Charleston, SC, United States

Accession Number

1993.116

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware