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Stamped bowl in shaped of a shell with scalloped edges. Baluster-shaped handle near bowl, then straight before flaring out to a round top with a pinch tip. Engraved on top of handle: "Bentley". Six marks on back: "H.N.WALTER"; five small round marks in a row: outer two are indistinguishable, but...

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Inscription

Engraved on top of handle: "Bentley".

Marks

Six marks on back: "H.N.WALTER"; five small round marks in a row: outer two are indistinguishable, but different designs; the center 3, from bowl to top contain: "H", "S", "B".

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

1833–50

Object Place

Norwich, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 3.8 cm (6 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.639

Medium or Technique

Silver, stamped

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware