Miniature fork and spoon set
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Buhler, 1972, No. 46
Overall (31.223): 11 cm (4 5/16 in.) Overall (31.222): 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fork has two flat tines, flat handle broadening to wavy end.
Spoon has elliptical bowl, rat-tail drop, flat handle broadening to wavy end. Design of scrolls, leaves, and maskes engraved on front and back of handle enclosing oval medallions. Leaf design engraved around rat-tail
engraved MW in block letters in an oval medallion at end of spoon
mark IC in rectangle on front of each handle
Mary Willoughby, m. Thomas Barton, 1710; for subsequent history see accession number 31.218.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Leavitt Pickman