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Tablespoon (one of a pair)

This spoon has a deep egg-shape bowl and a single drop handle with an engraved border.

Inscription

A. L in oval (Abigail Leonard 1769-1859)

Marks

S DODGE in serrated rectangle, a stamped star on either side

Provenance

March 30, 1911, lent by Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Cunningham to MFA; June 9, 1931, bequest of Henry W. Cunningham to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry W. Cunningham

about 1800

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

31.423

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware