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Oval spoon bowl with flaring handle with pointed top. Cut-card engraving on edges of handle. Engraved on handle top: "A" in script. Joint between bowl and handle is articulated with double , slightly raised lines- one rounded (lower), the other a pointed arch. One mark on back of handle, towards...

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Inscription

Engraved on handle top: "A" in script.

Marks

One mark on back of handle, towards top: "IR" 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

1790–1832

Object Place

Hagerstown, Maryland

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 2.5 cm (5 3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2004.660

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware