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Tablespoon (one of a pair)

Coffin-fiddleback handle with squared shoulders and pointed oval bowl.

Inscription

Engraved "JMG" in feathered script on top of handle.

Marks

Marked "J. RIDGWAY" in Roman capitals in a rectangle on back of handle.

Provenance

Lent by Dr. Samuel A. Green, November 21, 1906

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green

about 1810

Object Place for Label

Boston, Massachusetts

Accession Number

19.1395

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware