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Teaspoon

Spatulate handle with engraved decoration and slight midrib on top and eliptical bowl.

Inscription

Engraved "Emily Frances Colby" in script on back of handle.

Marks

Stamped "J. MOULTON" in incuse Roman capitals and "COIN" in Roman capitals on back of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

about 1790

Object Place

Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1990.218

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware