Marked by Unidentified artist (French, 17th century)
Object Place, England
W. 2.2 cm x L. 13.7 cm (7/8 x 5 3/8 in.); Weight: 8.5 gm (2 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The spoon has an oval bowl with a shell back pierced overall with crosses and scrolls in a geometric pattern. The slender stem tapers to a point . The spoon is forged from a single piece.
On back of stem, maker's mark B in monogram (unrecorded), (struck twice).
Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1935)
Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis