Spoon

Roman
Imperial Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 611.

Dimensions

Length: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.630

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

The spoon has a spatula-shaped bowl, and the pick-like handle ends in a sharp point. Dark brownish green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. F. M. Carhart Collection; gift of Mrs. F. M. Carhart to MFA, November 5, 1936

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. M. Carhart