The fiddlehead-style spoon has a pointed egg-shaped bowl with squared shoulders and a downturned tip.
Engraved on top of handle "First Church / Malden 1823" in flowing, sprigged script.
Partially stamped on back of stem"S W" within a serrated rectangle.
In the collection of the First Church, Congregational, in Malden, Massachusetts, until given to the Museum in 1991.
Gift of the First Church in Malden, Congregational