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Mustard spoon

1840–1860
Possibly by Lemuel Huntoon (American, born in 1818)


Object Place: Possibly Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.338

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

This spoon has a shallow bowl. The handle is bent forward at the broad tip and has a slight ridge.

Inscription

L

Markings

COIN and _.HUNTOON in rectangles

Provenance

April 14, 1949, gift of Winthrop Pratt, Jr. to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Winthrop Pratt, Jr.