One of three tablespoons
Joseph Richardson, Jr. (American, about 1752–1831)
Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Overall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spoon has a curved handle with a pendent floral design and a very worn rounded drop on an oval bowl.
HMC in medallion on tip of handle
JR in rectangle
Descended in the family to Dr. George Clymer; March 15, 1939 lent by Clymer to MFA; by descent to his wife; August 28, 1956, lent by Mrs. Clymer to MFA; January 10, 1957, gift of Mrs. Clymer to MFA.
Gift in memory of Dr. George Clymer by his wife, Mrs. Clymer