Ladle

1790–1815
Isaac Hutton (American, 1767–1855)


Object Place: Albany, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 36.2 x 9.5 cm (14 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.634

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Large ladle with round bowl and flaring handle. Front of handle decorated with cut-card engraving- bellflower design down from an elispe with the initial: “F”. Joint between handle and bowl is accentuated and made into a pointed arch. Three marks on back of handle: two identical circles with bird; other in center: HUTTON in a rectangle.

Inscription

Front of handle decorated with cut-card engraving- bellflower design down from an elispe with the initial: "F".

Markings

Three marks on back of handle: two identical circles with bird; other in center: HUTTON 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 Solomon Rothschild