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Tablespoon

Downturned, fiddle-back handle stamped with raised basket of flowers, egg-shaped oval bowl with outlined shell deocration on bottom and flared shoulders.

Inscription

Engraved "HLL" in script on top of handle.

Marks

Stamped with pseudo-hallmarks [masked man? in square], ["G" in square], [reclining lion in rectangle], and "Griffen" in italic script in rectangle.

Credit Line

Gift of William Tallman Russell, Jr.

about 1815

Object Place

New York, United States

Accession Number

64.319

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware