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Tablespoon (one of a pair)

This spoon has a fiddle handle with a raised basket of fruit and a plain pointed bowl.

Inscription

W for Abigail Webster, great-grandmother of donor (from catalog card)

Marks

I HASELTON in serrated rectangle

Provenance

By family tradition, made for Abigail Webster; by descent in famiily to Mrs. George D. Latimer. December 11, 1952, bequest of Mrs. Latimer to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. George D. Latimer

about 1825

Object Place

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States

Accession Number

52.1756

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware