"Medallion" olive fork/spoon

1864


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 27 cm (1 5/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1002

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Pattern: Medallion

Markings

Stamped into back of stem: 3 marks: "[lion][anchor][G]"; "STERLING"' "PAT. 1864"

Provenance

By 2010, owned by V. Stephen Vaughan, Chelsea, Massachusetts; 2010, given by Vaughan to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of V. Stephen Vaughan in memory of his friend, Selma Koss Holtz