Miniature Spoon

English (Chester)
1765–70
Marked by Richard Richardson II or III


Object Place: Europe, Chester, England

Dimensions

W. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); L. 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.824

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Each fabricated spoon has a small oval bowl and a plain stem with a Hanoverian terminus.

Markings

On back of stem of each, maker's mark RR (similar to Jackson, 1989, p. 399 or p. 400)

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: December 14, 1939)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)