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Caddy Spoon

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The caddy spoon is fabricated from sheet in the form of a jockey's cap with pounced and wrigglework ornament around the crown and brim.

Marks

In cap, maker's mark HA in a rectangle (unrecorded); city mark for Chester; date letter C; lion passant; leopard's head crowned;

Provenance

Shreve, Crump, and Low, Co., Boston, Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour for $75.50. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour

English (Chester), 1799–1800

Object Place

Chester, England

Dimensions

L. 6 cm (2 3/8 in.); W. 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.); Weight: 14.2 gm (9dwt)

Accession Number

55.970

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver