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Oval spoon bowl with flaring handle with slight crease down center, rounded top. Joint between handle and bowl is articulated, rounded. One mark on back of handle: "IH" in a square. Very faint engraved inscription on back of handle, top: "E + R (?)".

Inscription

Very faint engraved inscription on back of handle, top: "E + R (?)".

Marks

One mark on back of handle: "IH" in a square.

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

about 1720

Object Place

New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 16.8 x 3.2 cm (6 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.640

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware