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Ladle

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The ladle, which is forged, has a fluted, round bowl, a curving stem that is square in section, and ribbed Onslow end.

Marks

On back of handle, maker's mark IC (Grimwade 1224), (struck four times)

Provenance

By 1916, Mrs. B. M. Jones, Boston; 1920, sold by Mrs. B. M. Jones to the MFA for $25.00. (Accession Date: October 7, 1920)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

English (London), about 1750

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

W. 7.6 cm x L. 27.7 cm (3 x 10 7/8 in.); Weight: 110 gm (3 oz 5dwt)

Accession Number

20.1626

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver