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One of six tablespoons

about 1790–1800
Bernard Wenman (about 1789–1834)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

7.14 x 22.86 cm (2 13/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

1977.153

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

This spoon has a slightly pointed handle bent back and a slightly pointed drop on oval bowl. The edge of the bowl is worn.

Inscription

JGR lengthwise in bright-cut ellipse with pendant line

Markings

BW in rectangle on back of handle

Provenance

Originally owned by John and Glorianna Reid, New York. April 13, 1977, gift of Virginia N. Holly to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia N. Holly