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Large ladle with round bowl and flaring handle. Front of handle decorated with cut-card engraving- bellflower design down from an elispe with the initial: "F". Joint between handle and bowl is accentuated and made into a pointed arch. Three marks on back of handle: two identical circles with...

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Inscription

Front of handle decorated with cut-card engraving- bellflower design down from an elispe with the initial: "F".

Marks

Three marks on back of handle: two identical circles with bird; other in center: HUTTON in a rectangle.

Provenance

Spoon collection of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald W. Rothschild, Fayetteville, NY

Credit Line

The Estelle S. and Harris A. Solomon Collection—Gift of their daughter Carol Solomon Rothschild

1790–1815

Object Place

Albany, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 36.2 x 9.5 cm (14 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.634

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware