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Strainer spoon

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Inscription

Engraved on back of bowl on drop "LP"

Marks

Indistinctly marked on back of handle.

Provenance

Original owner unknown; included in 1932 bequest to the Museum by Boston collector Charles Hitchcock Tyler.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes

about 1760

Object Place

Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 252

Dimensions

Length: 127 mm (5 in.)

Accession Number

36.38

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware