Marked by Samuel Herbert & Co. (first mark entered 1747)
Object Place: Europe, London, England
W. 3 cm x L. 34.2 cm (1 3/16 x 13 7/16 in.); Weight: 110 gm (3 oz 5 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The skewer is forged, with a tapering flat blade and, at the terminus, a shell joined to a flattened ring.
Below ring, makers' mark SH with an H above and a B below (Grimwade 2545); lion passant; leopard's hea d crowned; date letter m
Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: March 2, 1933).
Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)