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Rounded spoon bowl, wider than it is long. with square neck with shaped edges (baluster-shaped). Narrow handle with quick flare out to rectangular handle top with rounded top edge. Engraved on handle top:"LSW". One mark on back: "W MOULTON in a rectangle.

Inscription

Engraved on handle top:"LSW".

Marks

One mark on back: "W MOULTON in a rectangle.

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 1772

Object Place

Newburyport, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 4.8 cm (3 3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.658

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware