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Long, oval bowl with flaring handle with center crease and upward flare at tip. Joint between handle and bowl is articulated, rounded- two layers. Engraved on top, back of handle: "W*P". Two identical marks: B surmounted by a crown on back of handle, near bowl.

Inscription

Engraved on top, back of handle: "W*P".

Marks

Two identical marks: B surmounted by a crown on back of handle, near bowl.

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

1727–57

Object Place

New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 x 4.1 cm (7 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.641

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware