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Rounded oval spoon bowl and flaring handle with rounded top, curving under and slightly pinched on back. Joint between bowl and handle on back is articulated and rasied with a rounded edge. Engraved on top of handle, at top: "C M" in block letters. Two identical marks: "WH" in shaped rectangle,...

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Inscription

Engraved on top of handle, at top: "C M" in block letters.

Marks

Two identical marks: "WH" in shaped rectangle, in script (?).

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 Soloman Rothschild

about 1770

Object Place

Baltimore, Maryland

Dimensions

Overall: 21.6 x 4.4 cm (8 1/2 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.651

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware