Apostle spoon (one of a set of thirteen)
Gorham Manufacturing Company (active 1865–1961)
Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spoon has an ovoid bowl, cast handle of intertwined vines, and a cast apostle, James Minor, at handle end.
This and the other twelve spoons in the set (1974.201-212) are modern reproductions made by Gorham from molds of spoons they first issued in the late nineteenth century, probably the 1880s.
About 1974, made by Gorham Company; April 10, 1974 gift of Gorham company to MFA.
Gift of the Gorham Company