Marked by John Nicholson (free 1805)
Object Place: Europe, Cork, Ireland
W. 9.6 cm x L. 37.8 cm (3 3/4 x 14 7/8 in.) Weight: 204 gm (6 oz 12dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The bowl of the ladle has a scalloped edge and is chased with spiral fluting interspaced with punched dots radiating from a double-drop handle joint. The long plain curved handle is of the Old English style.
Engraved on handle, MAT Ware.
On the back of handle, rectangular standard mark STERLING smaker's mark IN (Bennett, p. 189, no. 46) (struck twice)
Gift of Horace E. Ware to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1912)
Gift of Horace E. Ware