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Teaspoon (one of three)

Fiddle-back handle with flattened end, squared shoulders and pointed oval bowl.

Inscription

"RL" in entwined script at top of handle.

Marks

Stamped on back of handle with manufacturing logo [eagle] in an oval, Roman capital "B" in a square, a [standing warrior with bow] in an oval.

Provenance

Unknown.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Sarah R. Stoddard

about 1815

Object Place

Newburyport, Massachusetts

Accession Number

RES.28.130

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware