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Salt spoon

about 1820–40
John B. Jones (American, 1782–1854)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1413

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Inscription

engraved E.L. for Elisa Lawrence (1796-1874), wife of Joshua Green (1797-1875) and mother of donor.

Markings

J*B*JONES in rectangle

Provenance

Feb. 21, 1910, Lent by Dr. Samuel A. Green to MFA; 1919, bequest by Green to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green