One of a pair of tablespoons
Ira Haselton (1797–1869)
Object Place: Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
4.6 x 22.9 cm (1 13/16 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spoon has a fiddle-back handle with a stamped raised basket of flowers on top, a pointed oval bowl and squared and chamfered shoulders.
Engraved "W" in feathered script on top of handle.
Stamped "I. HASELTON" in Roman capitals in a serrated rectangle.
By family tradition, made for Abigail Webster; by descent in famiily to Mrs. George D. Latimer. December 11, 1952, bequest of Mrs. Latimer to MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. George D. Latimer