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Rounded spoon bowl with flaring handle with slight pinch at end of rounded handle. Joint between handle and spoon bowl made decorative on back side of spoon. Inscriptions on back of handle (from top): "W H A / A * B / to / A*B*R / to A*R*A" in block letters. Two identical marks on back of...

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Inscription

Inscriptions on back of handle (from top): "W H A / A * B / to / A*B*R / to A*R*A" in block letters.

Marks

Two identical marks on back of handle: BB in a rounded square.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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

1750

Object Place

Newport, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 x 4.1 cm (7 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.631

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware