"Medallion" salt spoon

about 1850
Newell Harding & Co. (American, active 1851–1889), Newell Harding (1796–1862), Francis Low Harding (about 1851–1889)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

2.3 x 10 cm (7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.64.14

Medium or Technique

Coin silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Gold-washed, egg-shaped bowl, stem with George Washington medallion with “W” engraved below the medallion, down-turned tip.

Inscription

"W" under medallion

Provenance

From the donor's collection

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Parkes Hunt