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Spoon

Silver; bowl scroll-shape near handle which ends in the seated figure of a man holding a barrel on shoulders. Engraved inscription and date 1602; on back of bowl wreath enclosing (hand drawing). Said to be spoken of in Thackerays' "Roundabout Papers"

Credit Line

Bequest of James W. Paige

Dutch,

Object Place

Holland

Accession Number

95.1142

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver